6 Sept 2013 - 29 Sept 2013
Stephen Fry curates a free month-long festival of music, dance, theatre and broadcasts to celebrate the joint bicentenary of two great composers.
9 Nov 2013 - 23 Nov 2013
One hundred years of visionary ballet – from Stravinsky's 20th-century masterpiece to innovative choreography by Wayne McGregor and David Dawson.
News and features
- 18 June 2013 AT 7:07PM
How to encourage your MP to take part.
- 18 June 2013 AT 4:04PM
Find out more about George Benjamin and Martin Crimp’s masterpiece.
- 18 June 2013 AT 3:03PM
To celebrate Richard Jones's new production of Gloriana, a look at changing depictions.
- 18 June 2013 AT 12:12PM
Swiss mezzo-soprano replaces Christine Rice.
- 17 June 2013 AT 5:05PM
A quick guide to Benjamin Britten's opera depicting the tensions between affairs of state and affairs of the heart.
- 17 June 2013 AT 3:03PM
Royal Opera House delivering training courses in China.
Find out what's coming up in our new season. Friends of Covent Garden can now book for both ballet and opera. General booking opens Tuesday 9 July.
Pointe Shoes Appeal
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