Classical music in London
Here you will find opera, ballet and dance performances in London. We ofte have tickets for Royal Opera House in Covent Garden and other classical venues in London. Book tickets to a classic event in London here
Ariadne Auf Naxos
Grand passions and comedy collide with wonderful effect in Christof Loys production of Strauss's dazzling opera.
Berlioz's first opera based on the autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini in London Coliseum. Book your tickets for Benvenuto Cellini opera here!
Cinderella: Mariinsky Ballet
Ratmansky's first full length ballet, commissioned by the Mariinsky. A contemporary retelling of Perrault's fairy tale, set to Prokofiev's score.
The Ballet "Coppelia" on London Coliseum. Book tickets to Coppelia in London Coliseum here!.
Cosi Fan Tutte
The opera Cosi Fan Tutte by Mozart and Da Ponte plays in London. Book your opera tickets for Cosi Fan Tutte in London Coliseum here!
Carlos Acosta presents a vibrant mixed programme featuring works from leading Cuban artists accomapanied by a live Cuban band.
Dialogues des Carmelites
Experience Francis Poulenc’s opera Dialogues des Carmélites in Royal Opera House in London. Book your ticket for Dialogues des Carmélites today!
Johann Strauss 's classic operetta Die Fledermaus is a comic story of revenge, seduction and mistaken identity, centred on a high society party thrown by Prince Orlofsky. Man-about-town Eisenstein is to be jailed, his wife is being seduced by an old flame , his friend Dr Falke has a plan to exact revenge for a past prank and everybody wants ...
Die Frau Ohne Schatten
Experience Die Frau Ohne Schatten (The Woman without a shadow) by Strauss in Royal Opera House in London. Book your tickets for a riveting opera show today!
The opera "Don Giovanni" on Royal Opera House in London by W.A. Mozart. Book tickets to Don Giovanni in London here!
Don Quixote - Royal Ballet
Royal Ballet in London will perform a dance adaptation of the classic novel by Miguel de Cervantes Don Quixote at Royal Opera House in London. Book tickets here!
Dream Mixed Bill
A World premiere of two comic masterpieces making this a delightful evening of exuberant humour and flights of fancy.
Edward Scissorhands - A New Adventures Production
New Adventures magical production of Edward Scissorhands returns to Sadler's Wells in London after sell out performances in Europe. Book your tickets here!
Eifman Ballet - Anna Karenina
Following the spectacularly successful season in 2012, Eifman Ballet returns to London with the UK premiere of Rodin and reprised performances of Anna Karenina.
Eifman Ballet - Rodin
Eifman Ballet returns to London with the UK premiere of Rodin and reprised performances of Anna Karenina.
Calixta Bieito's unique vision of Beethoven's only opera Fidelio, explores the psychological prison of each character, in a production which is contemporary yet abstract and which always seeks to challenge our expectations and certainties about this much admired Opera. Fidelio is conducted by ENO music director Edward Gardner. The cast of this ground breaking new production is led by acclaimed ...
Giselle is the quintessential Romantic ballet. It transformed the dance world when it was first performed in Paris in 1841 and remains at the centre of the classical repertory. Although the choreography and designs have undergone many changes over the years, the essence of Giselle remains the same. The Royal Ballet’s production uses Marius Petipa’s classic version (after the original ...
The ballet Jewels on Royal Opera House in London by Balanchine and performed by Bolshoi company. Book tickets to Jewels in London here!
A lost key and an accidental touch of cold hands in the dark. So begins of the great romances of all opera. John Copley's production brings the 19th century Paris to the stage in vivid detail.
La Fille Du Regiment
The Opera "La Fille Du Regiment" at Royal Opera House in London by Gaetano Donizetti. Book tickets to La Fille Du Regiment in London here!
Alfredo and the courtesan Violetta fall passionately in love. But Violetta is seriously ill and Alfredo’s father disapproves of their relationship – can their love overcome such obstacles? Richard Eyre’s classic production of Verdi's opera conveys the indulgent social whirl of 19th-century Paris.
LAC (After Swan Lake)
The ballet "LAC (After Swan Lake)" on Royal Opera House London by Jean Rouaud. Book tickets to LAC (After Swan Lake) in London here!
English National Ballet presents Le Corsaire (The Pirate), a thrilling ballet about Conrad, a dashing pirate and his love for Medoraa beautiful harem girl, it is a swashbuckling drama which is one of the most breath taking spectacles in ballet.
Le Nozze di Figaro
Figaro and Susanna are looking forward to their wedding day, but first they must outwit Figaro’s master Count Almaviva, who seems to have designs on Susanna.
Les Vepres Siciliennes
The French have occupied Sicily, and Hélène is held hostage by Montfort, the French governor, who has had her brother executed. She turns to the partisan Jean Procida and the rebellious patriot Henri in her bid for vengeance.
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui collaborates with an incredibly talented cast of Argentinean dancers and live musicians to create a show that brings his own style of tango.
Hailed by The Sunday Telegraph as 'the most beautiful show of the year in operatic London', Anthony Minghella's award-winning Madam Butterfly returns to ENO. With its breath taking mix of cinematic images and traditional Japanese theatre, riot of colourful costumes, stunning sets and unforgettable use of puppetry, Minghella's sole opera production has developed into one of the most iconic stagings ...
In Jules Massenet's 1884 opera, Manon and the young student Des Grieux fall passionately in love. But Manon longs for riches, excitement and luxury. When the nobleman De Brétigny offers to make her his mistress, she finds it hard to resist. Laurent Pelly’s charming production sets the action in the Paris of Massenet’s day. The staging evokes the colour and ...
Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake
When it’s premiered at Sadler's Wells in 1995, Matthew Bourne's triumphant modern re-interpretation of Swan Lake turned tradition upside down, and took the dance world by storm. Swan Lake has been acclaimed as a landmark achievement on the international stage. It has become the longest running ballet in the West End and on the Broadway and enjoyed four hugely successful ...
Midsummer Nights Dream / Apollo
The Mariinsky performs two Balanchine masterpieces, with music by Mendelssoohn and Stravinsky.
Mixed Ballet: Chroma, New Dawson and The Rite Of Spring
One hundred years of visionary ballet – from Stravinsky’s 20th-century masterpiece to innovative choreography by Wayne McGregor and David Dawson. Book tickets here!
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Overture, Don Giovanni Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No.21 in C, K.467 Interval Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem
My First Ballet Coppelia
My First Ballet: Coppelia tells the comic family tale of an eccentric toymaker and his mechanical doll in a beautifully adapted version for young audiences. Delibes's irresistibly melodic score is accompanied with narration to ensure that everyone enjoys this classic fairy tale.
A young man ignorant of everything, including his own name, arrives at the Kingdom of the Holy Grail. Is he the ‘pure fool, enlightened by compassion’, who, it has been prophesied, will purify the kingdom?
The bleak, enclosed world of a fishing village provides the backdrop for the story of fisherman Peter Grimes and his uneasy relationship with the other inhabitants. The most significant British Opera in over two centuries, Peter Grimes is a work of visceral and sustained beauty, and is a notable for the orchestral interludes that depict the sea in different moods.
See Rigoletto in Royal Opera House by Covent Garden in London. Verdi's popular opera come to life in Royal Opera House in London. Buy tickets here!
Rodelinda is an epic story of love, power and mistaken identity. Widely considered one of Handel's operatic masterpieces, Rodelinda is infused with compelling characters and ravishing music. Director Richard Jones , whose recent ENO successes include Julietta and The Tales of the Hoffmann , brings his own inimitable theatrical style to this, the first professional London staging of the work ...
Romeo and Juliet - Royal Ballet
See the world's greatest love story Romeo and Juliet, at Coliseum in London. Nureyev's inventive choreography transports you to the grandeur and bustle of Renaissance Venice. Book your tickets here!
Romeo And Juliet: Mariinsky Ballet
The Mariinsky season opens with Lavrovsky and Prokofiev's iconic telling of Shakespeare's tale of star-crossed lovers.
Satyagraha is mesmerising musical meditation on Mahatma Gandhi's early years in South Africa and his spiritual progress towards the concept of nonviolent protest. Book your tickets here!
Scottish Ballet - Romeo and Juliet
Following its sold out success in A Streetcar Named Desire in 2012, Scottish Ballet returns with another powerful reinterpretation of an all time classic, with a unique version of Romeo & Juliet. Incredibly moving and enduringly relevant, the production was created for Scottish Ballet by Polish choreographer Krzysztof Pastor in 2008, and has since gained status as one of the ...
Serenade Mixed Bill
A mixed programme of exhilirating contrasts, from dark Victorian melodrama to a celebration of high-tech modernity.
The ground-breaking new performance by internationally acclaimed dance troupe Pilobolus, is best described as part shadow act, part dance, and part circus and part concert. Book your tickets here!
Swan Lake: Mariinsky Ballet
The Mariinsky dances Konstantin Sergeyev's classic production of Tchaikovsky's romantic masterpiece.
The Firebird / Marguerite and Armand / Concerto DSCH
The Mariinksy dances a spectacular mixed programme with works by Fokine, Ashton and Ratmansky.
The Nutcracker - English National Ballet
Journey back in time with the English National Ballet to a frost covered, gas lit London and join Clara, her nutcracker doll and the magician Drosselmeyer in this traditional, festive tale for all the family.
The Nutcracker - Royal Ballet
Clara, a young girl, creeps downstairs on Christmas Eve to retrieve her favourite present. But a mysterious magician, Drosselmeyer, is waiting to sweep her off on a magical adventure.
The Pearl Fishers
Cherished for its popular duet, The Pearl Fishers offers a compelling tale of friendship tested by love. Amid Bizet’s outpouring of memorable melodies, colourful orchestration and evocative choruses is a story that is not all sweetness and light. A painful love triangle exploring themes of desire and rejection, longing and loss, and religious strictures lies at the heart of The ...
The Sleeping Beauty - Royal Ballet
This production first performed in 2006. Join the Royal Ballet for an adventure in an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmother's and magic spells.
The Winter's Tale
A co-production with The Royal Ballet and The National Ballet of Canada.
An important ENO commission, Thesbans unites prize winning British Composer Julian Anderson and his librettist, the distinguished playwriter Frank McGuinness.
From its famous, dissonant opening chords, Tosca conjures up a world of political instability and menace. The Chief of Police, Scarpia – one of the most malevolent villains in opera – ruthlessly pursues and tortures enemies of the state. His dark, demonic music contrasts with the expansive melodies of the idealistic lovers, Tosca and Cavaradossi, who express their passion in ...
Princess Turandot has sworn that no man shall marry her unless he can correctly answer three riddles. Prince Calaf, captivated by Turandot’s beauty, takes up the challenge, determined to win her heart or die in the attempt. Book your tickets here!
Wozzeck by Alban Berg on Royal Opera House in London is a disturbing opera. Book your tickets to Wozzeck by Alban Berg on Royal Opera House in London here!