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La Fille du régiment
Main Stage
Opera and music
An exciting young cast take on Donizetti's sparkling French comic opera in Laurent Pelly's hilarious production.
War and Peace
2324 July 2019
Main Stage
Welsh National Opera returns to the Royal Opera House with a piece of Russian history in David Pountney’s new production of Prokofiev’s opera.
Spartacus
29 July10 August 2019
Main Stage
Ballet and dance
The Bolshoi Ballet opens its Covent Garden season with Yuri Grigorovich’s sensational production of a Russian favourite.
The Bright Stream
78 August 2019
Main Stage
Ballet and dance
The Bolshoi Ballet brings Alexei Ratmansky’s enchanting production, set to Shostakovich’s colourful score.
Werther
17 September5 October 2019
Main Stage
Opera and music
Benoît Jacquot’s production of Massenet’s tragic opera explores the conflict between duty and our most passionate desires.
The Sleeping Beauty
7 November 201916 January 2020
Main Stage
Ballet and dance
Broadcast to cinemas
Journey with The Royal Ballet to an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmothers and magical spells in this landmark production of Petipa’s classic ballet, to Tchaikovsky's glorious music.
The Lost Thing
7 December 20194 January 2020
Linbury Theatre
This musical reimagining of Shaun Tan’s beautifully illustrated book about a boy who helps a lost thing find its way home is an enchanting collaboration between Candoco Dance Company and The Royal Opera.
Manon
2 October6 November 2019
Main Stage
Kenneth MacMillan’s powerful telling of Manon and Des Grieux’s tragic love is a masterpiece of modern ballet, set to music by Massenet.
Death in Venice
21 November6 December 2019
Main Stage
David McVicar’s new production of Britten’s intense and atmospheric opera about a burnt-out, middle-aged writer obsessed with youth while haunted by death.

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Backstage Tour
2231 July 2019
Royal Opera House
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.
Insights: Masterclass with Joyce DiDonato
9 September 2019
Clore Studio
Opera and music
A masterclass from internationally renowned mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato.
Ballet Dots
22 July 201924 February 2020
Paul Hamlyn Hall
Discover the world of ballet through creative, fun and sensory dance workshops for children and adults.
Insights: In Conversation with Juan Diego Flórez
19 September 2019
Clore Studio
Opera and music
Hear from one of the world's leading bel canto tenors, Peruvian sensation Juan Diego Flórez, as he discusses his acclaimed operatic career.
Crafternoons
7 September 201929 February 2020
Royal Opera House
Workshops and activities
Get making and try your hand at some of the techniques used to bring ballet and opera productions to life.
Insights: The Royal Ballet in Rehearsal
14 October 2019
Clore Studio
Ballet and dance
Watch Royal Ballet dancers and coaches in action as they rehearse for performances on the Covent Garden stage.
Family Sundays
28 July 201912 January 2020
Royal Opera 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.
Live at Lunch
26 July 201928 February 2020
Multiple venues
Opera and music
Drop by for free lunchtime performances, featuring Royal Opera House artists and guest artists.
Sing at the Royal Opera House
20 September 201921 February 2020
Royal Opera House
Workshops and activities
All ages and abilities are welcome to join in and sing in an opera chorus.

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