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TALK OF THE TOWN: Will George Osborne get the Royal Opera House job at the ...

The Daily Mail 23 May 2021
chairmanship of the Royal Opera House ... George Osborne, left, was spotted talking to journalist Sasha Slater, right, who he has known since Oxford, at the Royal Opera House on Monday night. Osborne had previously applied to become chairman of the Royal Opera House, pictured, while ...

Current, Rising at the Royal Opera House review: A terrifically trippy opera experience

London Evening Standard 19 May 2021
Bold, innovative and exciting — this is exactly what London’s arts institutions should be doing ... .

La Clemenza di Tito at the Royal Opera House review: a euphoric return

London Evening Standard 18 May 2021
This tale of a viral outbreak of plotting and backstabbing followed by a new era of harmony was a good start to the ROH’s new season ... .

Curtain up at the Royal Opera House: new 2021/22 season announced

London Evening Standard 24 Mar 2021
Ballet and opera finally return to Covent Garden, and we want to see everything ... .

What’s on at the Royal Opera House in 2021-22: ten to see

The Times/The Sunday Times 23 Mar 2021
Asmik Grigorian will make her Royal Opera debut as Jenufa ... at the 2019 International Opera awards) in Leos Janacek’s explosive domestic drama, directed by Claus Guth.

Romeo And Juliet from the Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House will sweep you away, ...

The Daily Mail 02 Jan 2021
Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House ... It requires exceptionally virtuosic playing, and gets it in abundance here from the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, making its first studio recording in more than a decade ... This one is the soundtrack for a Royal Ballet spin-off ...

Covid-safe run of The Nutcracker set to stun at the Royal Opera House

ITV 10 Dec 2020
A run of Covid-safe performances of the ballet is to open in front of a live, socially distanced audience, at London's Royal Opera House on Friday ... While Royal Ballet director Kevin O’Hare recalls the ... English cellist Jacqueline du Pre's life brought to the Royal Ballet.

What to do this weekend — from A Christmas Carol to the Royal Opera House

The Times/The Sunday Times 04 Dec 2020
Yet you can always rely on that little Berkshire jewel, the Watermill, to come up with a distinctive take ... Pete Ashmore and Tilly-Mae Millbrook — tell the story.

David Ross to Loan ‘Portrait of Sir David Webster’ Back to the Royal Opera House

Barrons 24 Nov 2020
“We are delighted to learn that the painting will also return to the walls of the Royal Opera House when we reopen our doors, and that the British public can look forward to enjoying this glorious work for years to come,” a spokesperson for the Royal Opera House told Penta in an email.

Carphone Warehouse billionaire David Ross did buy the Royal Opera House's $12.8m Hockney—now he is ...

The Art Newspaper 20 Nov 2020
Now we know the rumours were true—the Carphone Warehouse co-founder and chair of the Royal Opera House's board of trustees David Ross did buy the opera house's David Hockney Portrait of Sir David Webster for £12.8m (with fees) at Christie's last month ... The work sold at the lower ...

4/4 at The Royal Opera House

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Oct 2020
The Royal Opera’s artistic response to the pandemic — initially with streamed performances and now with live, attended events that you can also watch online for a ...

David Hockney painting that could save the Royal Opera House sells for £13million

The Daily Mail 23 Oct 2020
A David Hockney painting has fetched nearly £13million after being auctioned by the Royal Opera House to help it survive the impact of the pandemic ... Earlier this month, the Royal Opera House announced it would have to sell the portrait because it faces ‘the biggest crisis’ in its history’.

The Royal Opera House's David Hockney painting sells for £12.8m at Christie's amid deaccessioning debate

The Art Newspaper 23 Oct 2020
The most high-profile lot of the night was undoubtedly David Hockney’s Portrait of Sir David Webster (1971), a painting of the former general administrator of the Royal Opera House (ROH) that was commissioned and paid for from donations from the ROH’s staff upon Webster’s retirement.

How to save Covent Garden and the Royal Opera House

The Times/The Sunday Times 11 Oct 2020
The Royal Opera welcomes audiences on Saturday for the first time since mid-March for two programmes of staged opera. However, the autumn line-up ...