Come and join us at the Royal Opera House this festive season! Whether it’s for our world-class offering of opera, ballet, music and dance or to explore the extensive gift collection in our Shop, a trip to the Royal Opera House is the perfect treat. Many of our present ideas last into the New Year, with options including gift certificates, membership or tickets to one of our forthcoming productions.
10 DEC 2015—2 JAN 2016
This tale of courage, friendship and growing up is a theatrical event for all the family. David Bruce’s magical opera is based on a fairytale by Philip Pullman.
8 DEC 2015—14 JAN 2016
A young girl’s enchanted present leads her on a wonderful adventure in this classic ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky’s glittering score.
Join us in the Crush Room for a very special treat. With sophisticated options for adults and festive goodies for children, it’s our very own Kingdom of Sweets!
16 DEC 2015
Christmas simply wouldn’t be Christmas without The Royal Ballet’s classic production of The Nutcracker. Find your local screening so you don't miss out. Matinee encore screenings available at some cinemas.
3 DEC 2015—1 JAN 2016
Antonio Pappano conducts a world-class cast including Eva-Maria Westbroek and Aleksandrs Antonenko in a new production of these two darkly passionate operatic masterpieces, directed by Damiano Michieletto.
19 DEC 2015—7 JAN 2016
Semyon Bychkov conducts a cast led by Dmitri Hvorostovsky and rising star Nicole Car in Tchaikovsky’s most beloved opera.
A gift to the Pointe Shoes Appeal will ensure that the dancers of The Royal Ballet have the shoes they need to perform this festive season.
Give the perfect present to unwrap on Christmas Day.
Free delivery on all UK orders placed from 27 Nov to 7 Dec. Don’t forget to order before 3pm on 19 Dec for delivery before Christmas (UK only).
Celebrate the biggest night of the year in one of London's most glamorous venues, with unparalleled views of the city's fireworks as a bonus.
16 JAN—19 MAR 2016
Verdi’s tragic opera of a Parisian courtesan who sacrifices all for love is vividly told in Richard Eyre’s production, with three world-class casts led by Venera Gimadieva, Maria Agresta and Nicole Cabell.
9 JAN—5 FEB 2016
Angela Gheorghiu and Amanda Echalaz take the title role in Jonathan Kent’s highly acclaimed production of Puccini’s fiery operatic drama.
16–30 JAN 2016
Ashton’s celebration of virtuoso dance creates an elegant counterpoint to his charming, light-hearted romance.
Naming a seat at the Royal Opera House is a wonderful way to celebrate a loved one’s enjoyment of the work of The Royal Ballet and The Royal Opera.