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Faust
25 April6 May 2019
Main Stage
Opera and music

Broadcast to cinemas

Experience the decadence and elegance of 1870s Paris in David McVicar's spectacular production of Gounod's best-loved opera.

A Man of Good Hope
23 April4 May 2019
Linbury Theatre
Opera and music

The true story of a young refugee’s journey through Africa told through music, singing and dance, based on the book by Jonny Steinberg.

Billy Budd
23 April10 May 2019
Main Stage
Opera and music

Deborah Warner gives Britten's rich and intense opera a compassionate staging.

Within the Golden Hour / Medusa / Flight Pattern
821 May 2019
Main Stage
Ballet and dance

Broadcast to cinemas

The contemporary face of The Royal Ballet in revivals of works by Christopher Wheeldon and Crystal Pite and a world premiere by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui.

SS Mendi: Dancing the Death Drill
22 April4 May 2019
Linbury Theatre
Opera and music

Isango Ensemble re-tell the story of a real-life, tragic maritime disaster, based on the book by Fred Khumalo.

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2430 May 2019
Linbury Theatre
Ballet and dance

Extraordinary Canadian dance company Cas Public returns to the Royal Opera House with a work for children and adults which takes dancer Cai Glover’s hearing impairment as an inspiration point.

Andrea Chénier
20 May9 June 2019
Main Stage
Opera and music

David McVicar's historically detailed production brings Giordano's French Revolution opera thrillingly alive.

The Firebird / A Month in the Country / Symphony in C
414 June 2019
Main Stage
Ballet and dance

Three ballet classics with a Russian flavour from Fokine, Ashton and Balanchine.

Boris Godunov
19 June3 July 2019
Main Stage
Opera and music

Richard Jones reveals a guilty Tsar's secrets in his gripping production of Musorgsky's magnificent historical opera.

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Other events

Dots Day
15 June 2019
Paul Hamlyn Hall
Workshops and activities

Step into the world of the Royal Opera House through a special day of singing, dancing and music specially for babies, crawlers, tots and their families.

Insights: Masterclass with Julia Jones
13 June 2019
Clore Studio
Opera and music

Watch conductor Julia Jones lead a masterclass featuring members of The Royal Opera’s Jette Parker Young Artists Programme.

Tea Dance
6 May15 July 2019
Paul Hamlyn Hall
Ballet and dance
Workshops and activities

Come dancing and cha-cha-cha along to the Royal Opera House Dance Band, in beautiful surroundings that combine grandeur and elegance.

Sing at the Royal Opera House
519 July 2019
Multiple venues
Opera and music
Workshops and activities

All ages and abilities are welcome to join in and sing in an opera chorus.

Backstage Tour
23 April31 May 2019
Tours

Visit the Backstage and Front of House areas of one of the world's leading theatres as it prepares to open its doors for the evening performance.

Family Sundays
30 June28 July 2019
Family Sundays
Workshops and activities

Discover more about opera, ballet and the Royal Opera House in fun-packed Sundays, ideal for all the family, with a range of exciting and creative activities.

Insights: Phaedra
25 April 2019
Clore Studio
Opera and music

Join members of the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme to find out about Hans Werner Henze's final opera as they prepare to bring it to life in the Linbury Theatre.

Thurrock Tour
26 April26 July 2019
Production Workshop

Discover the fascinating world of the craftspeople who create stunning costumes, scenery and sets for the Royal Opera House on a tour of the Bob and Tamar Manoukian Production Workshop and Costume Centre.

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