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Linbury Theatre

London's newest and most intimate theatre.

The new Linbury Theatre is a world-class stage for The Royal Ballet, The Royal Opera and their collaborating artists and partners, and is the West End's newest and most intimate venue. The auditorium is newly re-developed and seats up to 406 people. Opening in December 2018, the inaugral Season includes works from the 18th century through to world premieres.

Upcoming productions

The Monstrous Child

  • 21 February—3 March 2019

In this new opera by composer Gavin Higgins and best-selling author Francesca Simon, the teenage daughter of Norse god Loki tries to find her place in the mythical world.

Discover Dance

  • 8–10 March 2019

National Dance Company Wales Discover Dance is a participatory event for families that includes an opportunity to try some dance with the company before a performance.


  • 8–9 March 2019

National Dance Company Wales return to the Royal Opera House performing three dances to amuse and amaze, alongside participatory events.

Annette Page: Tribute to a Ballerina

  • 12 March 2019

A special celebration of the life of one of The Royal Ballet's beloved Principal dancers.

Dutch Masters

  • 15–17 March 2019

Dutch ballet company Introdans performs a programme of neoclassical dance works from its award-winning repertory.


  • 27 March—7 April 2019

Sparks fly in a new, intriguingly theatrical production which pits two strong women against princes and each other in a battle of love and politics.

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