Romeo and Juliet
A celebration of ballet and opera – the third of three special performances streamed live from the Royal Opera House as part of our #OurHouseToYourHouse series. This event is available to watch or share for £4.99.
Anita Rani, Katie Derham and Antonio Pappano introduce highlights of the Royal Opera House’s Live from Covent Garden performances. Broadcast on BBC Four.
The decadence and elegance of 1870s Paris provide the setting in David McVicar’s spectacular production of Gounod’s best-loved opera.
Journey to an enchanted world in this landmark Royal Ballet production of Petipa’s classic retelling in ballet of a famous fairytale, to glorious music by Tchaikovsky.
Music Director of The Royal Opera, Antonio Pappano, traces the history of Italian opera in this three-part documentary series. Broadcast on BBC Four.
Tom McKinney introduces a production of Dvorak's fairy-tale opera Rusalka from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, with Camilla Nylund in the title role. Broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
The story of a selfish hero who lives to regret his blasé rejection of a young woman's love, carelessly provoking a fatal duel with his best friend. Robin Ticciati conducts. Broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
Wagner's Tristan and Isolde at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, with soprano Nine Stemme and tenor Stephen Gould in the title roles, conducted by Antonio Pappano. From 2014. Broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
Strauss's thrilling and audacious opera adaptation of the Greek tragedy. Broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
Juan Diego Flórez and Joyce DiDonato star in Rossini's charming comic opera. Broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
Due to the ongoing closure of theatres across the UK, we are not able to perform our originally planned programme. We will make announcements in due course about our artistic plans for the autumn in the context of Government advice on social distancing for performers and audiences. All artists have been contacted.
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