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Royal Opera House cinema season announced for 2016–17

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Screen Arts roundel-01The next Royal Opera House cinema season has been announced, with some remarkable productions of timeless classics set to be broadcast live to Picturehouse Cinemas across the land.

Members’ priority booking is now open, and tickets go on general sale on Friday 13 May.


 

Monday 26 September, 7.15

Norma

This new production of Norma for The Royal Opera is distinguished by a superlative cast of internationally renowned singers.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Monday 17 October, 6.30

Così Fan Tutte

How much do you love your partner? How much do you trust them? And can they trust you? Mozart’s classic opera Così Fan Tutte puts two pairs of lovers to the test – with great music and distinctly unexpected results.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Wednesday 2 Nov, 7.15

Anastasia

An identity in crisis; a country in revolution. Anastasia is a ballet about one of the great historical mysteries of the 20th century, only recently solved.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Tuesday 15 November, 6.15

Les Contes d’Hoffman

Created by Academy Award-winning film director John Schlesinger, this production brings alive a 19th-century world of romance, comedy, mystery and menace.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Thursday 8 December, 7.15

The Nutcracker

The Royal Ballet’s glorious production of The Nutcracker, created by Peter Wright in 1984, is the production par excellence of an all-time ballet favourite.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Tuesday 31 January, 7.15

Il Trovatore

International superstars Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anita Rachvelishvili, Lianna Haroutounian and Gregory Kunde lead a superb cast of world-class singers in this Verdi classic.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Wednesday 8 February, 7.15

Woolf Works

The pioneering literary work of Virginia Woolf is the inspiration for multi-award-winning choreographer Wayne McGregor’s brilliant triptych.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Tuesday 28 February, 7.00

The Sleeping Beauty

A perennial delight and a much-loved classic, The Royal Ballet’s The Sleeping Beauty combines the best of classical ballet, with all its charms and virtuosity, splendid music and talented dancers.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Thursday 30 March, 7.15

Madama Butterfly

Puccini’s Madama Butterfly is one of the most popular of all operas, with ravishing music and a heartbreaking story of a loving geisha deserted by a callous American husband.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Tuesday 11 April, 7.15

Jewels

George Balanchine’s evocation of the sparkle of emeralds, rubies and diamonds is a brilliant ballet classic.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Wednesday 7 June, 7.15

The Dream

This gorgeous mixed programme demonstrates the great creative vision of Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas


Wednesday 28 June, 7.15

Otello

World-famous tenor Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut as Otello in Verdi’s passionate retelling of Shakespeare’s great tragedy of jealousy, deception and murder.

Encore screenings available at selected cinemas



 

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