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ROH: Mayerling

Running time: 3 hours and 25 minutes (including two intervals) Inspired by dark and gripping real life events, this Royal Ballet classic depicts the sexual and morbid obsessions of CrownContinue reading "ROH: Mayerling"

ROH: Aida

Language:  Sung in Italian with English subtitles Running time: Approximately 3 hours 25 minutes (including one interval)   Princess Aida has been kidnapped: a valuable prize in a war betweenContinue reading "ROH: Aida"

EOS: Hopper

Running time: 1hr 30mins Hopper's work is the most recognizable art in America – popular, praised, and mysterious. Countless painters, photographers, filmmakers and musicians have been influenced by his artContinue reading "EOS: Hopper"

ROH: La Boheme

Language:  Sung in Italian with English subtitles Running time: 3 hours   Paris, 1900. Penniless writer Rodolfo believes that art is all he needs – until he meets Mimì, theContinue reading "ROH: La Boheme"

ROH: The Nutcracker

Running time: 2 hours and 45 minutes (including one interval) Join Clara at a delightful Christmas Eve party that becomes a magical adventure once everyone else is tucked up in bed. Marvel at the brilliance of Tchaikovsky’s score, as Clara and her enchanted Nutcracker fight the Mouse King and visit the Sugar Plum Fairy andContinue reading "ROH: The Nutcracker"

ROH: Like Water for Chocolate

Running time: 3 hours and 10 minutes (including one interval) Filmed in: June 2022 A modern Mexican classic of magic realism provides the basis for The Royal Ballet’s new full-length work, reuniting Artistic Associate Christopher Wheeldon with the creative team who transformed Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and The Winter’s Tale into dance, composer Joby TalbotContinue reading "ROH: Like Water for Chocolate"

NT: The Crucible

by Arthur Miler directed by Lyndsey Turner A witch hunt is beginning in Arthur Miller’s captivating parable of power with Erin Doherty (The Crown) and Brendan Cowell (Yerma). Raised to be seen but not heard, a group of young women in Salem suddenly find their words have an almighty power.  As a climate of fear,Continue reading "NT: The Crucible"

ROH: The Barber of Seville

Language:  Sung in Italian with English subtitles Running time: 3 hours and 45 minutes (including one interval) When Rosina falls in love with a mysterious young suitor who calls himself Lindoro, she must use all her cunning – and a little help from her local barber – to outwit her calculating guardian Dr Bartolo. ExpectContinue reading "ROH: The Barber of Seville"

NT: Othello

by William Shakespeare directed by Clint Dyer An extraordinary new production of Shakespeare’s most enduring tragedy, directed by Clint Dyer with a cast that includes Giles Terera (Hamilton), Rosy McEwen (The Alienist) and Paul Hilton (The Inheritance). She’s a bright, headstrong daughter of a senator; elevated by her status but stifled by its expectations. He’s refugeeContinue reading "NT: Othello"

ROH: Turandot

**NEW DATE**   Language:  Sung in Italian with English subtitles Running time: 3 hours and 20 minutes (including two intervals) In the court of Princess Turandot, suitors who fail to solve her riddles are brutally killed. But when a mysterious Prince answers one correctly, suddenly he holds all the power – and a glorious secret.Continue reading "ROH: Turandot"

ROH: Cinderella

Running time: Approximately 3 hours (intervals TBC) Royal Ballet Founder Choreographer Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella celebrates its 75th anniversary this Season. The ballet’s opening night in 1948, featuring Moira Shearer and Michael Somes in the lead roles, was received rapturously. After over a decade away from the Royal Opera House stage, Ashton’s timeless reworking of CharlesContinue reading "ROH: Cinderella"

EOS: Vermeer

Running time: 1hr 30mins In the spring of 2023, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam will open its doors to the largest Vermeer exhibition in history. With loans from across the world, this major retrospective will bring together Vermeer's most famous masterpieces including Girl with a Pearl Earring, The Geographer, The Milkmaid, The Little Street, Lady WritingContinue reading "EOS: Vermeer"

ROH: The Marrige of Figaro

Language:  Sung in Italian with English subtitles Running time: 4 hours (including one interval) Filmed in: January 2022 Servants Figaro and Susanna are filled with excitement on their wedding day, but there’s a hitch: their employer, the Count Almaviva, has dishonourable intentions of his own towards the bride-to-be. With more twists than a page boy’sContinue reading "ROH: The Marrige of Figaro"

EOS: Tokyo Stories

Running time: 1hr 30mins A thrilling encounter with one of the world's great art capitals. Based on a major exhibition at the Ashmolean in Oxford, Tokyo Stories spans 400 years of incredibly dynamic art – ranging from the delicate woodblock prints of Hokusai and Hiroshige, to Pop Art posters, contemporary photography, Manga, film, and brand-newContinue reading "EOS: Tokyo Stories"

ROH: The Sleeping Beauty

Running time: 3 hours and 25 minutes (including two intervals) The Sleeping Beauty holds a very special place in The Royal Ballet’s heart and history. It was the first performance given by the Company when the Royal Opera House reopened at Covent Garden in 1946 after World War II. In 2006, this original staging wasContinue reading "ROH: The Sleeping Beauty"

ROH: Il Trovatore

Language:  Sung in Italian with English subtitles Running time: 3 hours and 25 minutes (including one interval) Passions run high as Manrico and the Count di Luna compete for the affections of Leonora. Little do they know, Manrico’s mother Azucena has been keeping a terrible secret for decades. Soon a curse from the past willContinue reading "ROH: Il Trovatore"

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