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royaloperahouse. Create a scene

It’s World Creativity and Innovation Day so we are cel

Create a scene It’s World Creativity and Innovation Day so we are celebrating some of the amazing creative work that goes on behind the scenes at the Royal Opera House. The costume department is a fantastic example - churning out over 5,000 pieces each season and employing 110 full-time staff, they are a key cornerstone of what we do. #WCID

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royaloperahouse. Down the rabbit hole

Happy Easter from all of us at the Royal Opera H

Down the rabbit hole Happy Easter from all of us at the Royal Opera House 🐰 🍫 🥚 📷: Brian Maloney as The White Rabbit in Christopher Wheeldon's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

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royaloperahouse. On the Faust track

A sneak peak at rehearsals for Faust, which is cur

On the Faust track A sneak peak at rehearsals for Faust, which is currently on the Main Stage until 6 May. David McVicar's production of Faust is staged in Second Empire Paris on the eve of the Franco-Prussian war. This dramatic opera tells the story of an aged philosopher who sells his soul to the devil. #ROHfaust

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royaloperahouse. Barre-crossed lovers

After a break in the run, The Royal Ballet’s Rom

Barre-crossed lovers After a break in the run, The Royal Ballet’s Romeo and Juliet continues its fantastic performances on the Main Stage next week. Have you been to see this magnificent Shakespeare-inspired ballet yet? #ROHromeo

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royaloperahouse. Summer in the city

Fancy some free culture this summer? Grab a picnic

Summer in the city Fancy some free culture this summer? Grab a picnic and head to the Royal Opera House BP Big Screens. We will be relaying 3 performances at 24 outdoor locations around the UK this June and July. Find out more via the link in bio.

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royaloperahouse. Gone Budd not forgotten

An amazing image from the 1951 premiere of Bi

Gone Budd not forgotten An amazing image from the 1951 premiere of Billy Budd at the Royal Opera House. Billy Budd is Britten’s grandest opera and it opens on the Main Stage on 23 April. #ROHbillybudd

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royaloperahouse. Seas the day

South African theatre company @isangoensemble are curren

Seas the day South African theatre company @isangoensemble are currently at the Royal Opera House performing A Man of Good Hope and SS Mendi: Dancing the Death Drill. SS Mendi tells the story of a real-life, tragic maritime disaster, based on the book by Fred Khumalo. It opens tonight in the Linbury Theatre. #ROHssmendi

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royaloperahouse. Sparkling sixties

From the archive: a gorgeous photo from 1960 of The

Sparkling sixties From the archive: a gorgeous photo from 1960 of The Royal Ballet dancers backstage at the Royal Opera House, getting ready for a performance of Cinderella. #ThrowbackThursday

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royaloperahouse. Making faces

Behind the scenes in the Royal Opera House Props departm

Making faces Behind the scenes in the Royal Opera House Props department, where you never know what you might find lying around... Join one of our Backstage Tours to discover some of these unique gems for yourself. Find out more in the link in bio.

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royaloperahouse. All Verdi well

Verdi’s epic opera La forza del destino comes to an en

All Verdi well Verdi’s epic opera La forza del destino comes to an end soon, with just two performances left on the Main Stage. It’s been an exciting journey for the cast and crew, including @anna_netrebko_yusi_tiago, pictured here during the curtain call. #ROHforza

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Nice to sea you We had a fantastic time at our Staggering Seafarers Family Sunday last weekend. There was loads going on and the house was packed! Did you join us? If so, we hope you had fun too! Our next Family Sunday is on 30 June - find out more via the link in bio.

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royaloperahouse. ‘I cannot relive his image from my heart’ 💔

Leonora (Anna Netrebko)

‘I cannot relive his image from my heart’ 💔 Leonora (Anna Netrebko) prays that she may find peace in death in Verdi’s epic opera, La forza del destino 🌟

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