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.
- 21 January—9 February 2020
Rambert presents a tale of hope and fearlessness, telling the heartbreaking story of two sisters through dance.
- 13–24 February 2020
Carlos Acosta’s dance company, drawn from the best of Cuba’s dancers, performs a distinctive programme that combines national and international flavours in technique, choreography and music.
- 5–14 March 2020
A virtuous woman wrongly accused by two men with ulterior motives provides the dramatic core of Handel’s oratorio, performed by members of the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme.
- 10 March 2020
Stage Director Isabelle Kettle brings extracts of operatic scenes to life with Jette Parker Young Artists.
- 13 March 2020
David Gowland puts singers through their musical paces and Elaine Kidd offers a director’s perspective on the presentation of arias.
- 19–21 March 2020
Drawing together ballet companies of international renown, this year's programme continues the opportunity in London to see the direction choreography is taking globally.
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