Royal Opera House logo
My accountAccount iconAccountMy basketBasket iconBasket
My accountAccount iconAccountMy basketBasket iconBasket
A dancer spins through a dark space, wearing a brilliant red dress which leaves traces through the air as she moves.

Open

Now open every day from 10am

Find an event
Highlights
Promotional image for Frankenstein
Frankenstein
523 March 2019
Main Stage
Ballet and dance

Love, grief and the desire for power over death fuel a tragic spiral of events in Liam Scarlett's ballet adaptation of Mary Shelley's masterpiece.

Promotional image for Katya Kabanova
Katya Kabanova
2126 February 2019
Main Stage
Opera and music

Richard Jones's production of Janácek's tragic opera about a lonely wife longing for love is packed with psychological insight.

Promotional image for Don Quixote
Don Quixote
20 February4 April 2019
Main Stage
Ballet and dance
Broadcast to cinemas

Love and friendship triumph in Carlos Acosta's vibrant production of this dazzling ballet.

A Man of Good Hope
16 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.

Within the Golden Hour / New Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui / 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.

La forza del destino
21 March22 April 2019
Main Stage
Opera and music
Broadcast to cinemas

Verdi's sweepingly ambitious opera on war, religion, love and fate is given a cinematic staging by Christof Loy.

Così fan tutte
25 February16 March 2019
Main Stage
Opera and music

Mozart's opera about love and fidelity is given a playfully theatrical treatment by Jan Philipp Gloger.

Romeo and Juliet
26 March11 June 2019
Main Stage
Ballet and dance
Broadcast to cinemas

Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers encounter passion and tragedy in Kenneth MacMillan's 20th-century ballet masterpiece.

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.

Promotional image for 9
9
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.

The open and light winter garden next to Bar Level 5, which has been newly refurbished.

Open

Now open every day from 10am

Come and experience all the Royal Opera House has to offer – stunning performances, delicious food and drink, inspiring interactive events and a perfect place to relax in the heart of Covent Garden.

Visit us
A blackcurrant poached pear served with brandy snap wafers and vanilla icecream, served in the Royal Opera House restaurants

Eat & drink

Stop for a coffee, meet friends for a drink, enjoy an outstanding lunch or dinner – we have a variety of spaces, whether you’re just visiting or seeing a show.

See café, bars and restaurants
Other events
Promotional image for Insights: Superwomen of the Royal Opera House
Insights: Superwomen of the Royal Opera House
818 March 2019
Clore Studio

Hear from some of the ‘superwomen’ who work behind-the-scenes at the Royal Opera House in this series of pre-performance events to celebrate International Women's Day.

Promotional image for Recitals at Lunch
Recitals at Lunch
25 February22 July 2019
Multiple venues
Opera and music

Experience an exciting programme of music in the opulent setting of the historic Royal Opera House Crush Room, and nearby St Clement Danes.

Promotional image for Thurrock Tour
Thurrock Tour
22 February28 June 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.

Live at Lunch
24 February26 July 2019
Multiple venues
Opera and music

Drop by for free lunchtime performances, featuring Royal Opera House artists and guest artists.

Family Sundays
17 March28 July 2019
Front of House
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.

Covent Garden Legends and Landmarks Tour
20 February30 April 2019
Tours

Step back into history and discover more about the Royal Opera House and the legends of London’s Theatre Land.

Sing at the Royal Opera House
1 March19 July 2019
Multiple venues
Workshops and activities
Opera and music

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

Insights: In Conversation with Isango Ensemble
23 April 2019
Linbury Theatre
Ballet and dance
Opera and music

Join members of the award-winning South African theatre company Isango Ensemble as they talk about their work and their debut at the Royal Opera House.

Promotional image for Insights: Phaedra
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.

Stay in touch

Get our latest news, offers and alerts
Sign up