Upcoming Events

    The Royal Ballet: Mayerling


    Live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
    Inspired by dark and gripping real-life events, this Royal Ballet classic depicts the sexual and morbid obsessions of Crown Prince Rudolf leading to the murder-suicide scandal with his mistress Mary Vetsera.
    Kenneth Macmillan’s 1978 ballet, set to music by Franz Liszt, remains a masterpiece of storytelling and this revival marks 30 years since the choreographer’s death.

    The Royal Ballet: A Diamond Celebration


    Live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

    A dazzling showcase marking 60 years of the Friends of the Royal Opera House.
    The showcase will demonstrate the breadth and diversity of The Royal Ballet’s repertory in classical, contemporary and heritage works. It will include world premieres of short ballets by choreographers Pam Tanowitz, Joseph Toonga and Valentino Zucchetti as well as The Royal Ballet’s first performance of ‘For Four’ by Artistic Associate Christopher Wheeldon and a performance of George Balanchine’s ‘Diamonds’.
    Running time to be confirmed

    The Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker


    Live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
    A sparkling festive treat for the whole family.
    Peter Wright’s much-loved production, with gorgeous period designs by Julia Trevelyan Oman, and Tchaikovsky’s brilliant score, combines the thrill of the fairy tale with spectacular classical dancing.

    The Royal Ballet: Like Water for Chocolate


    Recorded as live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

    Christopher Wheeldon’s new full-length ballet brings the magic of Laura Esquivel’s modern Mexican novel to The Royal Ballet.
    A co-production between The Royal Ballet and American Ballet Theatre.
    The ballet reunites Artistic Associate Christopher Wheeldon with the creative team behind Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and The Winter’s Tale, composer Joby Talbot and designer Bob Crowley.