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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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  • La traviata

    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.

    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ the Guardian

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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.

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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, Roberto Alagna and Thomas Hampson.

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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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HeadSpaceDance – with Christopher Akrill, Clemmie Sveaas, Jonathan Goddard and Gemma Nixon – returns to the Linbury with a vibrant new programme of work by contemporary choreographers.

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Le nozze di Figaro

The Royal Opera
2 May - 15 May 2014

Mozart's warmhearted comedy is brought radiantly to life in David McVicar's production. A fantastic cast includes Anna Bonitatibus, Rebecca Evans, Camilla Tilling, Alex Esposito and Gerald Finley.

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