If you like this, here are some more operas at Royal Opera House…
La Traviata at Royal Opera House – 19th, 21st, 24th, 26th, 30th April, 3rd, 6th, 9th, 12th, 17th and 20th May 2014
The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of one of Verdi’s best-loved operas, “La Traviata”. It follows the story of Violetta who falls passionately in love with Alfredo and walks away from her happy life. But Violetta is ill and Alfredo’s father disapproves of the match. Can their love overcome the obstacles? Or will their relationship end with the ultimate sacrifice?
Faust at Royal Opera House – 4th, 7th, 11th, 14th, 17th, 22nd and 25th April 2014
The Royal Opera House is putting on a production of Gounod’s grand opera “Faust”. Set in Paris on the eve of the Franco-Prussian War, “Faust” is a tale of romance, temptation, and the battle between relion and satanic powers in the decadent decade of 1870.
Parsifal at Royal Opera House – 30th November, 2nd, 5th, 11th, 15th and 18th December 2013
Wagner’s “Parsifal” tells the story of a young man who is ignorant of everything, even his own name, who arrives at the Kingdom of the Holy Grail. Is he really a fool? Or is he the young man of prophesy, who has come to purify the kingdom?