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Productions

Frankenstein

  • 4–27 May 2016
  • Main Stage

The world premiere of Liam Scarlett’s new full-length ballet, inspired by Mary Shelley’s Gothic masterpiece.

Tannhäuser

  • 5–15 May 2016
  • Main Stage

Hartmut Haenchen conducts Wagner’s potent early opera starring Peter Seiffert, Emma Bell, Christian Gerhaher and Sophie Koch, in Tim Albery’s acclaimed production.

Lucia di Lammermoor

  • 11–19 May 2016
  • Main Stage

Diana Damrau and Aleksandra Kurzak lead two world-class casts in Katie Mitchell’s new production of Donizetti’s tragic opera.

Pleasure

  • 12–14 May 2016
  • Lyric Hammersmith

Rising star composer Mark Simpson makes his operatic debut with this thriller, set in a gay club.

The Winter's Tale

  • 21 May—10 June 2016
  • Main Stage

Christopher Wheeldon’s three-act ballet adaptation of Shakespeare’s tale of love, loss and reconciliation with music by Joby Talbot is a triumph for The Royal Ballet.

Chance to Dance

  • 22 May 2016
  • Linden Studio Theatre (RBS)

Chance to Dance share with family and friends their work in their annual performance, this year based around Christopher Wheeldon’s The Winter’s Tale.

Oedipe

  • 23 May—8 June 2016
  • Main Stage

An excellent cast including Johan Reuter, John Tomlinson, Sarah Connolly and Sophie Bevan perform The Royal Opera’s first production of Enescu’s operatic masterpiece, directed by acclaimed Catalan company La Fura dels Baus.

4.48 Psychosis

  • 24–28 May 2016
  • Lyric Hammersmith

The world premiere of composer Philip Venables’s opera, based on Sarah Kane’s extraordinary play about her experience of depression.

Obsidian Tear / The Invitation / Within the Golden Hour

  • 28 May—11 June 2016
  • Main Stage

Three ballets from three very different choreographers, all closely associated with The Royal Ballet: a world premiere from McGregor, dark drama from MacMillan and acclaimed ensemble work from Wheeldon.

Chance to Dance

  • 4 June 2016
  • Clore Studio Upstairs

Chance to Dance share with family and friends their work in their annual performance, this year based around Christopher Wheeldon’s The Winter’s Tale.

Rehearsals

Tours

Backstage Tour

  • 5–27 May 2016

Thurrock Tour

  • 6 May—29 July 2016

Velvet, Gilt and Glamour Tour

  • 5 May—25 June 2016

Functions

Inspiration Days

  • 20 May—3 June 2016

Workshops

Recitals

Lunchtime Recitals

  • 24 October—28 November 2016