If you like this, here are some more operas at Royal Opera House…
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?
Maria Stuarda at Royal Opera House – 5th, 8th, 11th, 14th, 16th and 18th July 2014
Donizetti’s tragic opera “Maria Stuarda” tells the story of two famous queens who become bitter rivals — Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth I. “Maria Stuarda” is recognized as containing some of Donizetti’s most moving music, culminating in the poignant aria in the final scene, as Mary calmly faces her approaching death.
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?