Live Cinema Season

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Coppélia

A classic returns to The Royal Ballet with Ninette de Valois’ charming and funny ballet of love, mischief and mechanical dolls.

Upcoming productions

  • Concerto / Enigma Variations / Raymonda Act III

    Recorded
    Ballet

    From The Royal Ballet’s classical origins to the home-grown choreographers who put British ballet on the world stage, this programme highlights the versatility of the Company.

  • Coppélia

    Live
    Ballet

    A classic returns to The Royal Ballet with Ninette de Valois’ charming and funny ballet of love, mischief and mechanical dolls.

  • The Nutcracker

    Recorded
    Ballet

    Recorded in 2016, this special performance celebrated Peter Wright's 90th birthday, and will be broadcast with new features. Additional screenings in selected cinemas throughout December.

  • Don Pasquale

    Recorded
    Opera

    Bryn Terfel heads a star cast for this new production of Donizetti’s comedy of domestic drama across two generations.

  • The Sleeping Beauty

    Live
    Ballet

    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.

  • La bohème

    Live
    Opera

    Puccini’s music and Richard Jones’s production capture the joy and heartache of young love in Paris.

  • Don Giovanni

    Recorded
    Opera

    Kasper Holten’s visually striking production accentuates the beauty and invention of Mozart’s dazzling tragicomedy.

  • The Cellist / Dances at a Gathering

    Live
    Ballet

    The Royal Ballet presents the world premiere of Cathy Marston's first work for the Company on the Main Stage alongside a revival of Jerome Robbins’s timeless classic of pure dance.

  • Fidelio

    Live
    Opera

    Antonio Pappano conducts Lise Davidsen and Jonas Kaufmann in a new production of Beethoven's only opera.

  • Swan Lake

    Live
    Ballet

    The Royal Ballet revives for the first time the recent new production of Tchaikovsky’s magnificent classical ballet. Production and additional choreography by Liam Scarlett and designs by John Macfarlane.

  • Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci

    Live
    Opera

    Damiano Michieletto’s Olivier Award-winning production of Mascagni and Leoncavallo’s one-act operas is a thrilling, cinematic experience.

  • The Dante Project

    Live
    Ballet

    Wayne McGregor collaborates with an award-winning team – contemporary composer Thomas Adès, artist Tacita Dean, lighting designer Lucy Carter and dramaturg Uzma Hameed – to bring us closer to Dante's vision.

  • Elektra

    Live
    Opera

    Strauss’s thrilling and audacious adaptation of Greek tragedy receives a new staging by the award-winning director Christof Loy with Nina Stemme in the title role.

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