- 29 August 2017
Join conductor Julia Jones and members of the cast to explore The Magic Flute’s enchanting world of dancing animals, flying machines and dazzlingly starry skies.
- 31 August 2017
Join conductor Antonio Pappano and members of the production team and cast to discover more about The Royal Opera’s new production of Puccini’s captivating opera.
- 12 September 2017
Follow dancers of The Royal Ballet down the rabbit hole as they prepare for this revival of Christopher Wheeldon’s dazzling take on Lewis Carol’s classic story.
- 14 September 2017
Join bass-baritone Erwin Schrott as he reflects on his career to date and discusses the state of opera today.
- 20 September 2017
Join us for a night of music, performance and discussion as we uncover the new production of Puccini’s much-loved opera La bohème.
- 27 September 2017
Sing in the new Season with a selection of musical highlights.
- 28 September 2017
Spend an evening with the ROH Collections team as they show highlights from the Collections and reveal what it takes to manage, preserve and expand this vast resource.
- 4 October 2017
V&A curator Kate Bailey and The Royal Opera’s Associate Director of Opera John Fulljames look back on the five-year collaboration between their organizations to create this landmark exhibition.
- 10 October 2017
Celebrate the genius of Kenneth MacMillan in this special event focussing on the evolution of MacMillan’s distinct choreographic style.
- 13 October 2017
See dancers from Britain’s finest ballet companies in rehearsal and hear from Kenenth MacMillan’s collaborators about how his trailblazing work continues to influence ballet worldwide.
- 20–30 October 2017
Dance original choreography from some of Kenneth MacMillan's best-loved works in a session led by staff of The Royal Ballet.
- 20–21 October 2017
Join special guests Darcey Bussell, Irek Mukhamedov and Kevin O'Hare for the premiere screening of Lynne Wake's new film on Kenneth MacMillan's early work.
- 24 October 2017
In this event Gramophone’s Deputy Editor Sarah Kirkup explores the diverse music Kenneth MacMillan drew on throughout his choreographic career.
- 25 October 2017
See Twyla Tharp in rehearsal as she puts the finishing touches on her new work for The Royal Ballet.
- 26 October 2017
Prominent interpreters of Kenneth MacMillan’s landmark ballet discuss his influence on their lives and careers.
- 27 October 2017
Prominent interpreters of Kenneth MacMillan’s trailblazing ballet discuss his influence on their lives and careers.
- 30 October 2017
Discover more about the challenges of designing sets and costumes to match the unrivalled psychological complexity of Kenneth MacMillan’s characters.
- 30 October 2017
Hear from Kenneth MacMillan’s widow and daughter how his family preserves the choreographer’s legacy.
- 1 November 2017
Prominent interpreters of Kenneth MacMillan’s groundbreaking ballet discuss his influence on their lives and careers.
- 7 November 2017
Join groundbreaking choreographer Arthur Pita as he finalizes his new work for The Royal Ballet.
- 9 November 2017
Join Antonio Pappano, Joyce DiDonato and David Alden as they explore The Royal Opera’s first production of Rossini’s epic tragedy.
- 14 November 2017
Join innovative choreographer Arthur Pita as he reflects on his career and current projects.
- 16 November 2017
See dancers of The Royal Ballet in rehearsal as they prepare for their annual trip to the Kingdom of Sweets.
- 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
Join The Royal Ballet’s team of specialist notators as they show how Benesh Movement Notation is used to capture choreography on the page.
- 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.
- 12 December 2017
Warm up your vocal cords and practise your favourite Christmas carols with this fun and festive singing session.
- 14 December 2017
See the acclaimed mezzo-soprano coach the next generation of opera talent.
- 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.
- 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.