Introduce your students to the world’s best ballet and opera for only £7.50. Bookings are now OPEN.

Full-length performances just for young people, reaching over 10,000 school children from across the UK every season. Teach your children about music, dance, theatre, singing, choreography, stagecraft, life, death, love and passion.

Enjoy programmes designed especially for students to support their learning and introduce them to the production. Love the passion and energy in the audience during a Schools Matinee! From booing to crying, children are spellbound by the performances.

Receive support with travel costs for schools travelling from outside of London.

Please find the Schools’ Matinees for the 2018/19 academic year below; applications will be open until 21st May 2018 and you will be notified if you have been successful in due course.

If you have any further questions, please contact us on 0203 772 6340 or email us at

Supported by The Taylor Family Foundation (Hansel and Gretel, Tosca, Romeo and Juliet Primary) and The Dame Gail Ronson Schools' Matinees (Mayerling, Carmen, Romeo and Juliet Secondary)