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  • Il trovatore

    Il trovatore

    THE ROYAL OPERA
    2–17 JULY 2016

    Gianandrea Noseda conducts two casts including such singers as Lianna Haroutounian and Christopher Maltman in David Bösch’s new production of Verdi’s searing opera.

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    Become a Friend of Covent Garden today

    Become a Friend of Covent Garden and book now for Autumn performances before General Booking opens on 19 July.

  • Open Up

    Open Up

    Key changes which may affect your visit

    Details of significant changes which will impact your visit to the Royal Opera House.

On stage

Werther

Werther

THE ROYAL OPERA
19 JUNE–13 JULY 2016

Joyce DiDonato and Vittorio Grigolo lead the cast with Antonio Pappano in the pit in Benoît Jacquot’s sumptuous production of Massenet’s operatic tragedy of duty and desire.

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In Parenthesis

In Parenthesis

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA
29 JUNE—1 JULY 2016

Welsh National Opera presents a new opera from acclaimed British composer Iain Bell, with a libretto by David Antrobus and Emma Jenkins that adapts David Jones’s epic poem set during the Battle of the Somme.

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The Royal Opera’s rising stars of the future showcase their talents in this year’s summer performance.

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The Flames of Paris

The Flames of Paris

BOLSHOI BALLET
5–6 AUGUST 2016

Alexei Ratmansky’s celebrated revival of Vasily Vainonen’s revolutionary ballet, danced by the Bolshoi.

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Open up

Open up: Building for the future

Open Up: Find out how your visit may be affected

Construction work has now begun and will run until 2018. Please check our Open Up section before you travel as facilities may have changed, and you may need to allow extra time when attending performances.

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