Operas in London May 2017

Operas in London in May

Our guide to operas in London during May 2017.

Opera in London: Exterminating Angel at Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on the premiere of Thomas Ades new opera, "The Exterminating Angel"
Opera in London: Don Carlo at Royal Opera House

 

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be performing Verdi's "Don Carlo", an opera about love, ambition and intrigue in Spain.
 
Opera in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Join conductor Harry Bicket and the English Concert for a performance of Handel's 'Ariodante' at Barbican Hall.
Opera in London: L Elisir D Amore at Royal Opera House

 

to Royal Opera House Donizetti's comedy opera "L'elisir d'amore" tells the story of Nemorino, who tries to woo his love with a fake love potion.
 

We don’t have any more operas, but here are some more events taking place in May:

Richard Goode, playing Beethoven’s sonatasMay 2017American pianist Richard Goode will be playing a selection of Beethoven’s sonatas at the Royal Festival Hall.

London Symphony Orchestra, playing BrucknerMay 2017The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing two classical works by Bruckner at Barbican Hall.

Brahms and Beethoven — Philharmonia OrchestraMay 2017The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Brahms and Beethoven at the Royal Festival Hall.

BBC Symphony Orchestra, playing MessiaenMay 2017Sakari Oramoand the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing two works by Messiaen at Barbican Hall.

Mahler’s Symphony No.9 — Barbican HallMay 2017The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing Mahler’s “Symphony No.9″ at Barbican Hall.

Budapest Festival Orchestra, playing BartokMay 2017The Budapest Festival Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Bartok at the Royal Festival Hall.

See London’s skyline from Parliament HillMay 2017Enjoy London’s skyline from the top of Parliament Hill, which takes in the Gherkin, London Eye, St Paul’s and Canary Wharf.

“The Play That Goes Wrong”, at the DuchessMay 2017The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society decide to put on a West End show, but will they start to crack under the pressure?

Sir Antonio Pappano — Orchestra of Santa CeciliaMay 2017The Orchestra of Santa Cecilia will be playing music by Rossini, Tchaikovsky and Respighi at the Royal Festival Hall.

 
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