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  • Dialogues des Carmélites

    Dialogues des Carmélites

    The Royal Opera
    29 May - 11 June 2014

    Simon Rattle conducts Robert Carsen's award-winning production of Poulenc's meditation on faith. Starring Sally Matthews, Sophie Koch and Emma Bell.

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  • Serenade / Sweet Violets / DGV

    Serenade / Sweet Violets / DGV

    The Royal Ballet
    14 May - 26 May 2014

    Music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff and Michael Nyman features in a thrilling programme of early works by three great choreographers: George Balanchine, Liam Scarlett and Christopher Wheeldon.

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  • The Winter's Tale live in cinemas

    The Winter's Tale live in cinemas

    Monday 28 April

    Shakespeare's enduring tale of love, loss and reconciliation. Starring Lauren Cuthbertson, Edward Watson, Sarah Lamb, Steven McRae, Zenaida Yanowsky and Federico Bonelli.

On stage

La traviata

The Royal Opera
19 Apr - 20 May 2014

Diana Damrau and Ailyn Pérez lead the two casts in Richard Eyre's production of Verdi's heart-wrenching tragedy.

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Tosca

The Royal Opera
10 May - 26 June 2014

Puccini's mercilessly gripping drama conducted by Oleg Caetani. The first of two terrific casts includes Oksana Dyka and Roberto Alagna.

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The Dream / New Marriott / The Concert

The Royal Ballet
31 May - 13 June 2014

The perfect summer programme brings Ashton's Mendelssohn-infused magic together with Jerome Robbins's comic brilliance, and a new work by Alastair Marriott designed by Es Devlin.

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Quartett

The Royal Opera
18 June - 28 June 2014

John Fulljames directs Luca Francesconi's acclaimed opera, based on Heiner Müller's vision of Les Liaisons dangereuses.

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