- 22 November 2017
Dr Flora Willson explores the mechanics of opera and its relevance today in this special event that follows on from the free online course Inside Opera.
- 24 November 2017
We regret to announce that this Insight has been cancelled.
- 6 December 2017
Join director John Fulljames and members of the cast and creative team as they explore this new production of Monteverdi’s masterpiece in the Sackler Space at the Roundhouse.
- 14 December 2017
See the acclaimed mezzo-soprano coach the next generation of opera talent.
- 17 December 2017
Warm up your vocal cords and practise your favourite Christmas carols with this fun and festive singing session.
- 10 January 2018
Discover a world of intrigue, deception and a desperate love in Jonathan Kent’s much-admired production of Puccini’s operatic thriller.
- 15 January 2018
Explore Barrie Kosky’s fresh take on one of the most famous operas of all time.
- 30 January 2018
Join Christopher Wheeldon and dancers of The Royal Ballet in rehearsal.
- 5 February 2018
The award-winning Canadian bass-baritone reflects on his career to date.
- 13 February 2018
Discover the compassion and honesty at the heart of Janácek’s powerful final opera in this special event.
- 14 February 2018
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Royal Opera House with a romance-themed singalong.
- 22 February 2018
Join choreographic star Wayne McGregor as he discusses and demonstrates his creative process.
- 23 February 2018
Join this much-loved Principal of The Royal Ballet as she discusses the many highlights of her career to date.
- 27 February 2018
Hear these two leading choreographers in conversation and see them in rehearsal ahead of two world premieres.
- 6 March 2018
The newly appointed Royal Ballet Principal discusses her spectacular rise from The Royal Ballet School to the Covent Garden stage.
- 8 March 2018
Discover more from The Royal Ballet about Kenneth MacMillan’s enthralling ballet.
- 20 March 2018
The Music Director of The Royal Opera introduces Verdi’s tragic Shakespeare-inspired opera.
- 26 March 2018
Explore how poetry and opera narrate personal and politial struggle, in collaboration with Poet in the City.
- 4 April 2018
See Royal Ballet dancers and coaches prepare for the Covent Garden stage.
- 10 April 2018
Join us for a lively debate about the impact on the body of this most embodied art form.
- 18 April 2018
Join Chorus Director William Spaulding and members of the Chorus in this challenging and rewarding participatory event.
- 19 April 2018
The production team behind George Benjamin’s new opera reveal their plans for this long-awaited premiere.
- 1 May 2018
Join members of the Scenic Art team as they reveal what it takes to create the sets, scenery and backdrops that transport us to wondrous new worlds.
- 3 May 2018
Hear from the Director of Opera about the joys and challenges of leading one of the world’s great opera companies.
- 16 May 2018
The acclaimed soprano coaches the next generation of talent from the National Opera Studio.
- 21 May 2018
Hear the composer of Written on Skin discuss his work and plans as The Royal Opera performs the premiere of his much anticipated new work.