Royal Opera House

Royal Opera House
Royal Opera House
45 Floral Street, London, WC2E 9DD
  • Telephone 020 7304 4000
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  • Website www.roh.org.uk
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Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland

Christopher Wheeldon's ballet of the original Alice story, set to Joby Talbot's music.

Sat 21 Oct

Sold out / 020 7304 4000

Mon 23 Oct

Sold out / 020 7304 4000

Sat 28 Oct

Sold out / 020 7304 4000

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Solitaire / 5 Tangos / Pineapple Poll

  • Directed by: David Bintley
  • Written by: Hans van Manen, Garry Stewart, Rossini, Huey Benjamin, Beethoven, David Bintley

The company celebrates its 20 year anniversary with a performance to include excerpts from its extensive repertoire. The company's 2009/10 season coincides with their 20th anniversary celebrations which includes a new ballet which has been created by the ballet company's director David Bintley. The Hippodrome in…

Wed 18 Oct

£4–£70 phone for availability / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30

Thu 19 Oct

£4–£70 phone for availability / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Sylvia

David Bintley's choreography is set to music by Lo Delibes, the composer of the ballet Coppelia, in this mischievous romantic tale of gods and goddesses, slave girls and pirates.

Thu 23 Nov

£5–£105 / 020 7304 4000

Wed 29 Nov

£4–£105 / 020 7304 4000

Thu 30 Nov

£4–£105 / 020 7304 4000

…and 6 more dates until 16 Dec

Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci - Mixed Programme

Pietro Mascagni’s Cavalleria rusticana (Rustic Chivalry) and Ruggero Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci (The Players) are today Italian opera’s most famous double act, but they were written independently. Cavalleria rusticana came first, its hugely successful premiere in 1890 doubtless an influence on Leoncavallo. His Pagliacci in…

Wed 6 Dec

£40–£210 / 020 7304 4000

Sat 9 Dec

£40–£210 / 020 7304 4000

Tue 12 Dec

£40–£210 / 020 7304 4000

…and 6 more dates until 13 Jan 2018

Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci

  • Directed by: Antonio Pappano (cond)

Two short Italian operas are brought together in a new staging by award-winning director Damiano Michieletto, who sets both operas in a poverty stricken village in 1980s southern Italy, where the Mafia has a hold.

Sat 2 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7304 4000

Wed 6 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7304 4000

Sat 9 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7304 4000

…and 7 more dates until 13 Jan 2018

Concerto/Le Baiser De La Fee/Elite Syncopations

Dancers from the UK’s five leading ballet companies perform two of MacMillan’s sunniest works alongside a new production of his dark, classical fairytale. Birmingham Royal Ballet performs Concerto, Scottish Ballet performs Le Baiser de la fée and Birmingham Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, Northern Ballet, The…

Wed 18 Oct

£44–£70 / 020 7304 4000

Thu 19 Oct

£44–£70 / 020 7304 4000

Lucia Di Lammermoor

Mitchell’s new production of Donizetti’s tragic opera.

Mon 30 Oct

£8–£165 / 020 7304 4000

Thu 2 Nov

£8–£165 / 020 7304 4000

Wed 8 Nov

£8–£165 / 020 7304 4000

…and 5 more dates until 27 Nov

Lucia Di Lammermoor

Michele Mariotti conducts Donizetti's powerful opera, performed by a cast including Lisette Oropesa, Charles Castronovo and Christopher Maltman.

Mon 30 Oct

£53–£180 / 020 7304 4000

Thu 2 Nov

£53–£180 / 020 7304 4000

Wed 8 Nov

£53–£180 / 020 7304 4000

…and 5 more dates until 27 Nov

Moscow Ballet La Classique: The Nutcracker

  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky's magical Christmas ballet.

Tue 5 Dec

£5–£125 / 020 7304 4000

Fri 15 Dec

£5–£100 / 020 7304 4000

Mon 18 Dec

£5–£125 / 020 7304 4000

…and 13 more dates until 10 Jan 2018

The Nutcracker

A young girl’s enchanted present leads her on a Christmas adventure in this classical ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score.

Tue 5 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7304 4000

Fri 15 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7304 4000

Mon 18 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7304 4000

…and 13 more dates until 10 Jan 2018

The Nutcracker - The Royal Ballet

A young girl’s enchanted present leads her on a wonderful Christmas adventure in this beautiful classical ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score. Peter Wright’s nigh-on definitive production for The Royal Ballet ranks as one of the most enduring and enchanting versions of The Nutcracker. With its festive…

Wed 20 Dec

£40–£140 / 020 7304 4000

Wed 27 Dec

£40–£140 / 020 7304 4000

Thu 28 Dec

£40–£140 / 020 7304 4000

…and 8 more dates until 10 Jan 2018

Royal Ballet: Jeux

As part of Kenneth MacMillan: A National Celebration, The Royal Ballet dances Wayne Eagling's short ballet inspired by MacMillan's re-creation of Nijinsky's lost Debussy work.

Wed 18 Oct

Clore Studio

£4–£70 phone for availability / 020 7304 4000

  • 18:30

Thu 19 Oct

Clore Studio

£4–£70 phone for availability / 020 7304 4000

  • 18:30

Tue 24 Oct

Clore Studio

£4–£70 phone for availability / 020 7304 4000

  • 18:30

The Royal Ballet: The Illustrated Farewell/The Wind/Untouchable

Works created by Twyla Tharp and Arthur Pita which include Hofesh Shechter's 2015 work for the Company featuring music by Haydn and Frank Moon.

Mon 6 Nov

£3–£50 / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30

Thu 9 Nov

£3–£50 / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30

Fri 10 Nov

£3–£50 / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 17 Nov

Royal Ballet: The Judas Tree/English National Ballet: Song Of The Earth

The ballet companies present two of Kenneth MacMillan's most complex and important works, in the second programme of Kenneth MacMillan: A National Celebration.

Tue 24 Oct

£4–£70 / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Nov

£4–£70 / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30

Royal Opera: Alice in Wonderland

Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet reimagines the tale of Alice down the rabbit hole.

Sat 21 Oct

£6–£125 / 020 7304 4000

Mon 23 Oct

£6–£125 / 020 7304 4000

Sat 28 Oct

£6–£125 / 020 7304 4000

Royal Opera: Les Vepres Siciliennes

  • Directed by: Stefan Herheim (dir)
  • Written by: Johan Kobborg

Maurizio Benini conducts Verdi's spectacular grand opera with a cast including Malin Bystrom and Rachele Stanisci, Bryan Hymel, Michael Volle and Erwin Schrott. Sung in French with English surtitles.

Tue 17 Oct

£56–£178 / 020 7304 4000

Fri 20 Oct

£56–£178 / 020 7304 4000

Wed 25 Oct

£56–£178 / 020 7304 4000

…and 2 more dates until 4 Nov

Royal Opera: Lucia Di Lammermoor

Katie Mitchell directs Donizetti's opera of a woman forced to breaking point. The orchestra is conducted by Michele Mariotti and the cast includes Lisette Oropesa, Charles Castronovo and Christopher Maltman. Sung in Italian with English surtitles.

Mon 30 Oct

£8–£165 / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:15

Thu 2 Nov

£8–£165 / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:15

Wed 8 Nov

£8–£165 / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:15
…and 5 more dates until 27 Nov

The Royal Opera: Semiramide

David Alden directs Rossini's epic tragedy based on a story by Voltaire with a cast including Joyce DiDonato, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, Daniela Barcellona and Lawrence Brownlee. Sung in Italian with English surtitles.

Sun 19 Nov

Tickets on sale Oct 18, 9am / 020 7304 4000

  • 15:00

Wed 22 Nov

Tickets on sale Oct 18, 9am / 020 7304 4000

  • 18:30

Sat 25 Nov

Tickets on sale Oct 18, 9am / 020 7304 4000

  • 18:30
…and 5 more dates until 16 Dec

Sylvia

Classical ballet by Frederick Ashton, set to music by Delibes.

Thu 23 Nov

£38–£120 / 020 7304 4000

Wed 29 Nov

£38–£120 / 020 7304 4000

Thu 30 Nov

£38–£120 / 020 7304 4000

…and 6 more dates until 16 Dec

Yorke Dance Project: Sea Of Troubles

As part of Kenneth MacMillan: A National Celebration, Yorke Dance Project performs Kenneth MacMillan's powerful short ballet inspired by Shakespeare's Hamlet.

Thu 26 Oct

Clore Studio

£4–£70 phone for availability / 020 7304 4000

  • 18:30

Fri 27 Oct

Clore Studio

£4–£70 phone for availability / 020 7304 4000

  • 18:30

Wed 1 Nov

Clore Studio

£4–£70 phone for availability / 020 7304 4000

  • 18:30

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