Royal Ballet and Royal Opera: 2016 / 2017 Season

ROH_RBThe new Royal Opera & Ballet season has been announced, here are the dates for your diary.

26th September 2016 – Royal Opera House: Norma

17th October 2016 – Royal Opera House: Cosi Fan Tutte

2nd November 2016 – Royal Ballet: Anastasia

15th November 2016 – Royal Opera House: Les Contes d’Hoffmann

8th December 2016 – Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker

31st January 2017 – Royal Opera House: Il Trovatore

8th February 2017 – Royal Ballet: Woolf Works

28th February 2017 – Royal Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

30th March 2017 – Royal Opera House: Madama Butterfly

11th April 2017 – Royal Ballet: Jewels

7th June 2017 – Royal Ballet: The Dream / Symphonic Variations / Marguerite & Armand

28th June 2017 – Royal Opera House: Otello

Some cast details are still to be confirmed, we will update the event pages as information is received.

As usual, tickets will go on sale approximately six weeks before broadcast for members and five weeks for non-members.

A View From The Bridge

Our next theatre broadcast is on Thursday, 18th May at 7.30pm.

We still have some seats left for the encore showing of arguably last year’s most dramatic broadcast.

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This stunning production of Miller’s tragic masterpiece won a trio of 2014 Olivier Awards including Best Revival, Best Actor for Mark Strong (The Imitation Game; Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy) and Best Director for Ivo van Hove.

 

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Arthur Miller confronts the American dream in this dark and passionate tale. Brooklyn longshoreman Eddie Carbone welcomes his Sicilian cousins to the land of freedom. But when one of them falls for his beautiful niece, they discover that freedom comes at a price. Eddie’s jealous mistrust exposes a deep, unspeakable secret – one that drives him to commit the ultimate betrayal.

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“Magnetic, electrifying, astonishingly bold”
Evening Standard

★★★★★
“Emotionally devastating. Unforgettable”
Independent 

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★★★★★
“Grips like a thriller”
The Mail on Sunday

★★★★★
“It has an ominous beauty and the force of a greek tragedy”
The Sunday Times 

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★★★★★
“One of the most powerful p
roductions of a Miller play I have ever seen”
Daily Telegraph  

★★★★★
“Outstanding”
The
Times

 

Tickets are £10 and details of how to book are here.