Royal Opera House
THE ROYAL BALLET
5 DEC 2017–10 JAN 2018
A young girl’s enchanted present leads her on a wonderful Christmas adventure in this beautiful classical ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score.
Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci
THE ROYAL OPERA
29 NOV 2017–13 JAN 2018
Catch this classic double bill of Italian opera in The Royal Opera’s Olivier Award-winning production, with Daniel Oren conducting two excellent casts.
Open Up: Building for the future
Our ongoing Open Up Project will improve our facilities and create new spaces and opportunities to make your experience more enjoyable. In the meantime there are some key changes that may affect your visit.
News and features
- 16 August 2017
Soloist to leave the Company after 11 years.
- 8 August 2017
Get a glimpse behind the scenes at five of the world's leading dance companies.
- 7 August 2017
The young British director, a regular revival director for The Royal Opera, has died suddenly.
- 2 August 2017
BBC Radio 4 documented the creative process with the choreographer during rehearsals for her Royal Ballet debut, Flight Pattern
- 24 July 2017
This charming annual ceremony celebrates the end of The Royal Ballet’s Season while paying tribute to one of history’s most iconic ballet dancers.
- 18 July 2017
We challenged our Twitter followers to guess 20 plots as told through a series of icons on #WorldEmojiDay.