If you like this, here are some more operas at Royal Opera House…
Don Giovanni at Royal Opera House – 1st, 3rd, 12th, 14th, 18th, 21st and 24th February 2014
The Royal Opera House is putting on a production of Mozart’s operatic masterpiece — “Don Giovanni” — which follows the legend of the charismatic nobleman Don Juan and his long-suffering servant, Leporello. As he charms, lies and fights his way through his last hours, pursued by his victims and their angry relatives, Don Giovanni can’t resist the urge for further sexual conquests. But when will his luck finally run out?
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?
Manon Lescaut at Royal Opera House – 17th, 20th, 24th, 28th June, 1st, 4th and 7th July 2014
“Manon Lescaut” follows the all-consuming love affair between Manon Lescaut and a student, Des Grieux. But Manon longs for a life of luxury and riches, and when a nobleman offers to make her his mistress she finds it hard to resist. Her inability to choose between love and comfort proves her downfall, in a story that tumbles from passion and devotion, to violence and tragedy.