27 August 2012 at 10.50am | 14 Comments
Public booking for Winter Advance Booking Packages opens on Wednesday 10 October, several days before booking for individual performances. The packages include tickets to four different productions across the Winter season, and offer the public the chance to secure their tickets before public booking opens on 17 October.
Those who book an Advance Package can also save up to 33% on ticket prices and request vouchers to exchange for either a programme or glass of champagne for one performance.
Please note, packages are not available to book online, please call the Box Office on +44 (0)20 7304 4000.
Total Opera Package
Includes Jonathan Kent’s production of Puccini’s classic Tosca and Kasper Holten’s Royal Opera directorial debut with Eugene Onegin. Daniele Abbado’s new production of Nabucco, in which operatic legend Plácido Domingo sings the titular role, and the UK premiere of the hotly-anticipated Written on Skin, from leading British director Katie Mitchell, are also included.
Total Ballet Package
Includes three mixed bills that range from an all-Ashton programme, featuring the passionate Marguerite and Armand, to an evening the includes the work of two renowned Russian choreographers, including Fokine’s The Firebird. New work is also on offer from both Alexei Ratmansky, who choreographs his debut piece for The Royal Ballet, and Christopher Wheeldon. These two works will be performed in a bill with George Balanchine's Apollo. John Cranko’s masterful Onegin rounds out the Total Ballet package.
The ballet Onegin is also available separately as a Family Package, which inculdes two adult tickets and up to four under-18 tickets.
For those who can’t decide between opera and ballet, Mini Packages are another option. These offer a combination of three productions on fixed dates and a saving of up to 18% on ticket prices.