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Arts Around the World: January 1 – 7, 2018

By Claire Hammond

Here’s to a new year! Welcome in 2018 with these exciting events, happening in a city near you.

January 1 – 7, 2018

New Year’s Day Parade, London, UK, January 1

Watch the spectacular New Year’s Day Parade along the streets of London’s West End this New Year’s Day. With more than 8,000 performers representing the London boroughs and countries from across the globe, this fantastic event attracts around 500,000 spectators and live television broadcasts in the UK and abroad.

The Unbelievables, Melbourne, Australia, January 3 – 13
From the internationally acclaimed producers of The Illusionists and Circus 1903 comes an entertainment extravaganza set to dazzle Melbourne audiences this summer. Featuring the greatest acts from around the globe, The Unbelievables has it all – jaw-dropping magic, breathtaking circus and the world’s most spectacular ballroom dancers.

CATS, Hong Kong, from January 6

Following its triumphant season in London’s West End, the acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s legendary musical is set to have audiences purring with pleasure when it comes to Hong Kong in January 2018.

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