- 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 filmmaker Lynne Wake for a screening of her 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
Current and former dancers including Mara Galeazzi and Monica Mason discuss Kenneth MacMillan’s trailblazing ballet and his influence on their 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.
- 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.
- 27 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.