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Connoisseurs' Series

The Connoisseurs’ Series is a philanthropic initiative for individuals who are interested in learning more about ballet and opera, through a series of intimate discussions at private homes from celebrated guest speakers including directors, conductors, choreographers and performers.

Connoisseurs’ Series Events for 2017/18

Supporters will be warmly welcomed to the following events:

Lawrence Brownlee
An instrument of great beauty and expression
Thursday 12 October 2017

Twyla Tharp
A complete symphony
Tuesday 31 October 2017
in association with the Fonteyn Circle

Andris Nelsons
A maestro’s journey: from Latvia to Bayreuth
Thursday 7 December 2017
in association with the Wagner Circle

Reimagining Swan Lake
Exploring Tchaikovsky’s classic ahead of a new Royal Ballet production
Wednesday 31 January 2018

Marianela Nuñez
Marking an extraordinary milestone with The Royal Ballet
Monday 14 May 2018

For more information please contact David Brownlie-Marshall on +44 (0)207 212 9448 or We would be delighted to answer any questions you may have.