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.
- 3–13 June 2020
Benjamin Britten's adaptation of Henry James’s tense, classic ghost story follows the malign influence of two ghosts on two children whose governess is unable to prevent a final and deadly conclusion.
- 15 June 2020
This symposium in The Royal Ballet’s Next Generation Festival brings together industry professionals and creative voices in a panel discussion.
- 17–19 June 2020
Queensland Ballet’s Jette Parker Young Artist Program performs a mixed programme of new and contemporary works by Australian choreographers in The Royal Ballet’s Next Generation Festival.
- 22–23 June 2020
The internationally renowned Royal Ballet School, one of the world’s top centres for ballet training, performs as part of The Royal Ballet’s Next Generation Festival.
- 24–25 June 2020
After 100 years of discovering and developing dance pioneers, these two performances in The Royal Ballet’s next generation Festival celebrate the centenary of Rambert School and its impact.
- 27–28 June 2020
ZooNation Youth Company make their Royal Opera House debut with a new, full-length hip-hop work for The Royal Ballet’s Next Generation Festival.
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