The Royal Opera House reopens on 11 December, and we can’t wait to welcome you back to live performances of The Nutcracker and our special Royal Opera Christmas concerts.
The festive family favourite returns to the stage this Christmas.
Experience the world's first hyper reality opera. General booking opens on 4 December 2020.
The first opera Handel wrote for Covent Garden in 1735, performed in concert at the Royal Opera House for the first time. Available to watch via our streaming service.
The Royal Ballet presents a programme of ballet excerpts and set pieces concluding with Christopher Wheeldon’s one-act ballet of shimmering beauty. Available to watch via our streaming service.
Crystal Pite's ballet is a moving exploration of the refugee crisis, from the plight of millions of displaced people to individual human relationships. Watch online for £3 from Friday 6 November 7pm GMT.
The Royal Opera presents four performances of a sparkling Christmas Concert including fairy-tale favourites and repertory opera classics.
Cinema Broadcast. Something wicked this way comes in Phyllida Lloyd’s haunting production of Verdi’s magnificent opera based on Shakespeare’s tragedy.
Soprano Renée Fleming stars in Strauss's comic opera Der Rosenkavalier, conducted by Andris Nelsons. Broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
The Jette Parker Young Artists perform live the concert that you, our online audience, have curated.
Explore our Christmas Collection, range of prints, homeware, clothing, gifts, accessories, toys and more. Every purchase supports the Royal Opera House.
Help us fully return to our stages and support our community of artists, freelancers, craftspeople and theatre workers.
Get creative this Christmas with our new range of home craft activities, inspired by The Nutcracker.
We commit to confronting racism and discrimination in all its forms, and to creating a more inclusive environment in which everyone can thrive.