- 4 October 2016
Celebrating her 75th birthday, this icon of British ballet discusses her illustrious career as a dancer, teacher, director and former Director of The Royal Ballet.
- 14 October 2016
In this student-only event around Shostakovich’s The Nose, we explore the need for art to challenge and provoke.
- 20 October 2016
Celebrating a decade as Resident Choreographer, join Wayne McGregor as he introduces his latest ballet, set to a new score by trailblazing composer Steve Reich.
- 27 October 2016
Watch The Royal Ballet rehearse Peter Wright’s iconic production of The Nutcracker before it takes to the main stage.
- 8 November 2016
Sing in the new season and learn a selection of musical highlights from the autumn and winter opera programme including chorus numbers from La traviata and II trovatore.
- 22 November 2016
Celebrate 70 years of The Royal Ballet’s landmark production in rehearsal, before it takes to the main stage.
- 23 November 2016
Join us for this fascinating Insight as our Production Managers tell us how they take opera and ballet productions from page to stage.
- 1 December 2016
Returning to reprise her role in Woolf Works, the former Principal of The Royal Ballet discusses her glittering career.
- 6 December 2016
Join Director of Opera Kasper Holten and members of the creative team of this new production as they share their plans for Strauss’s comic opera.
- 15 December 2016
Warm up your vocal chords and practise your favourite Christmas carols with this fun and festive singing session.
- 11 January 2017
Join Javier De Frutos, cast and creatives as they reveal their vision for a new production of Les Enfants Terribles in celebration of Philip Glass.
- 13 January 2017
Join choreographer Wayne McGregor as he rehearses his critically acclaimed ballet triptych inspired by Virginia Woolf’s works.
- 7 February 2017
The Music Director of The Royal Ballet discusses his career to date, working with the Orchestra of The Royal Opera House and his hopes for the future.
- 9 February 2017
Watch the acclaimed Canadian choreographer rehearse her Royal Ballet debut ahead of its world premiere.
- 1 March 2017
Join past and present Young Artists with members of the team who support and teach them to learn about the world-class training they receive at the Royal Opera House.
- 7 March 2017
Hear from conductor Paul Wingfield, director Hazel Gould and Italian language coach Matteo Dalle Fratte before the audience votes for the best aria.
- 6 April 2017
Explore some of poetry and opera’s greatest loves through live poetry readings and performances at this special event produced in partnership with Poet in the City.