This October the Royal Albert Hall is running its second Friendship Matinee, an annual concert exclusively for charities and those supported by community and voluntary groups across London and beyond, with all tickets priced at just £5.

Friendship Matinee is for people of all ages whether you are 5 or 105 and this year’s show, taking place on Friday 10 October (3pm – 4.15pm), will be the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s A Tribute to John Williams: a special performance of instantly recognisable themes by one of the world’s most respected film music composers. The celebration of this iconic composer will include music from Star Wars, Superman, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Harry Potter, Schindler’s List, Jaws, War Horse, ET, Fiddler on the Roof, Close Encounters of the Third Kind and Jurassic Park.

Booking is easy. Visit the Royal Albert Hall website: or, call the Box Office on 020 7589 8212.

Any bookings for groups of 9 or more must be made over the phone. You can book as many tickets as you wish and choose your preferred seats – all tickets are £5!

If you’d like to get in touch with the Royal Albert Hall directly please email

Watch a video of last year’s event below!