- 24 February 2017
In partnership with the Institute of Physics, leading scientists and members of The Royal Ballet explore the dynamic relationship between physics and ballet.
- 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.
- 3 March 2017
Ahead of his departure as Director of Opera, Kasper Holten discusses the joys and challenges of leading The Royal Opera.
- 6 March 2017
Find out more about George Balanchine’s sparkling, full-length abstract ballet, now in its 50th year, and see The Royal Ballet in rehearsal.
- 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.
- 14 March 2017
Singer Ermonela Jaho and conductor Renato Balsadonna explore one of Puccini’s most popular works.
- 16 March 2017
Join Thomas Allen, one of the world’s greatest lyric baritones, and young artists from the National Opera Studio as they work together in rehearsal.
- 23 March 2017
Members of the cast and creative team discuss the exciting UK premiere of Thomas Adès’s new opera inspired by Luis Buñuel’s film.
- 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.
- 7 April 2017
In a student-only event, join us at Hoxton Hall for a night great film and live music celebrating Thomas Adès's new opera.
- 10 April 2017
Join makers and dancers for a fascinating insight into a dancer’s most important tool: their shoes.
- 13 April 2017
Watch the dancers and coaches of The Royal Ballet in the rehearsal studio as they prepare for the Covent Garden stage.
- 20 April 2017
Join members of the Royal Opera Chorus to sing music from Wagner’s glorious comedy, and gain an insight into life in the chorus.
- 25 April 2017
See Liam Scarlett introduce his new work and rehearse with members of The Royal Ballet.
- 27–28 April 2017
Learn choreography inspired by the works of Frederick Ashton, led by The Royal Ballet’s Assistant Ballet Mistress.
- 3 May 2017
Join Kevin O’Hare and dancers of The Royal Ballet as they discuss and demonstrate Fredrick Ashton’s style.
- 12 May 2017
Royal Ballet Principal Edward Watson shares his career highlights and reveals what it takes to be at the forefront of British ballet.
- 17 May 2017
In partnership with the British Academy, Royal Opera House creatives and leading Shakespearean scholar Jonathan Bate discuss stage adaptations of Shakespeare's immortal works.
- 19 May 2017
To mark the premiere of his new work for The Royal Ballet, Liam Scarlett discusses his career to date and his plans for the future.
- 24 May 2017
Create your own costume inspired by Kenneth MacMillan's iconic ballet Mayerling, in this student-only event.
- 25 May 2017
Join members of the costume team as they reveal what it takes to transform The Royal Opera’s stars season after season.
- 31 May 2017
Join artists and staff of the Royal Opera House to sing and stage an extract from Verdi’s La traviata.
- 8 June 2017
Join Antonio Pappano, Keith Warner and members of the cast as they add the final touches to The Royal Opera’s new production of Verdi’s thrilling Shakespeare opera.
- 22 June 2017
As her 22 years with The Royal Ballet come to an end, Principal Zenaida Yanowsky reflects on the triumphs and challenges of her glittering career.