Latest News for: The royal opera house


Nabucco at the Royal Opera House review: terrific singing elevates a clunky production

London Evening Standard 22 Dec 2021
The direction doesn’t stand up but the performances are knockout ... .

The Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House review: Unfailingly enchanting

London Evening Standard 24 Nov 2021
It doesn’t matter how many times you see this show, it’s absolutely magical ... .

Phyllida Lloyd Macbeth at the Royal Opera House review: outstanding performances in an imaginative production

London Evening Standard 17 Nov 2021
This brilliantly frugal production provides a splendid backdrop for some excellent voices ... .

The Dante Project by Wayne McGregor at the Royal Opera House review: One hell of ...

London Evening Standard 15 Oct 2021
The choreographer’s latest epic follows the poet’s journey from the inferno to the light - and it’s heavenly ... .

Rigoletto at the Royal Opera House review — recycled staging of Verdi opera is safe but uninspiring

The Times/The Sunday Times 19 Sep 2021
His previous post as artistic director of Northern Ireland Opera was notable for its resourcefulness on an infinitesimally small budget (compared with the Royal Opera House’s, anyway).

Rigoletto at the Royal Opera House review - worth the 30 year wait

London Evening Standard 14 Sep 2021
Antonio Pappano was in full command of his first production of the show in three decades - just as he prepares to leave Covent Garden ... .

The tycoon, the Royal Opera House and the controversial sale of an £11m Hockney

The Independent 02 Sep 2021
When Carphone Warehouse billionaire and major Tory donor David Ross suddenly quit as chair of the Royal Opera House in May, just months into a four-year role, industry insiders were stunned.

Bill Bailey at the Royal Opera House review: Like a stand-up Midas, everything turned to gold

London Evening Standard 03 Aug 2021
Even the weaker jokes were hoisted over the line by the sheer weight of his charm ... .

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 ...