London operas Most popular

Most popular operas in London

See what’s on at the opera with our guide to the most popular operas being played in London’s classical music halls.

Opera in London: Don Carlo at Royal Opera House

1st 

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: Don Giovanni at Holland Park Opera

2nd

to Holland Park Opera The Holland Park Opera will be putting on a performance of Mozart's comic masterpiece 'Don Giovanni' this summer.
 
Opera in London: La Traviata at Royal Opera House

3rd 

to Royal Opera House "La Traviata" is one of Verdi's best-loved operas, and tells the story of a doomed love affair between Violetta and Alfredo.
Opera in London: La Rondine at Holland Park Opera

4th

to Holland Park Opera Enjoy a performance of Puccini's deeply moving opera 'La Rondine' at the open-air Holland Park Opera.
 
Opera in London: Otello at Royal Opera House

5th

to Royal Opera House "Otello" uses Shakespeare's tragic plot as the basis for one of Verdi's best-loved opera scores.
Opera in London: Royal Festival Hall

6th

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be performing a selection of arias from the best-loved operas, at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Opera in London: L Elisir D Amore at Royal Opera House

7th 

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.
Opera in London: Turandot at Royal Opera House

8th 

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House is putting on a production of Puccini's "Turandot", famous for its dramatic aria "Nessun Dorma".
 
Opera in London: Mitridate Re Di Ponto at Royal Opera House

9th

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of one of Mozart's early operas, "Mitridate, re di Ponto"
Opera in London: Tosca at Cadogan Hall

10th

Cadogan Hall The Russian State Opera will be putting on a performance of Puccini's political opera 'Tosca' at Cadogan Hall.
 
Opera in London: Alices Adventures In Wonderland at Holland Park Opera

11th

to Holland Park Opera The Holland Park's popular family opera "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" is based on Lewis Carroll's children's tale.
Opera in London: Merchant Of Venice at Royal Opera House

12th

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Shakespeare's 'The Merchant of Venice', by Andre Tchaikowsky.
 
Opera in London: Il Volo at Royal Albert Hall

13th 

Royal Albert Hall Pop opera trio Il Volo are coming to the London Palladium in June, to sing some contemporary classics and opera favourites.
Opera in London: Barbican Hall

14th

Barbican Hall The BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers will be performing two scores, a Spanish opera and a Spanish ballet.
 
Opera in London: Kata Kabanova at Holland Park Opera

15th

to Holland Park Opera The Holland Park Opera will be putting on a performance of Janacek's tragic opera 'Kat'a Kabanova' over the summer.
Opera in London: Zaza at Holland Park Opera

16th

to Holland Park Opera Ruggero Leoncavallo's romantic Italian opera 'Zaza' will be coming to the Opera Holland Park for two weeks in July.
Opera in London: Juan Diego Florez at Royal Albert Hall

17th

Royal Albert Hall World famous tenor Juan Diego Florez will be performing at the Royal Albert Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra.
Opera in London: Barbican Hall

18th

to Barbican Hall Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing Berlioz's 'The Damnation of Faust' at Barbican Hall.
 
Opera in London: Royal Albert Hall

19th

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #59 at the Royal Albert Hall will include a performance of Mozart's 'La clemenza di Tito'.
 
 

You can search for classical music events and operas in London by your favourite composer:

 
Copyright © 2017 London Drum. All rights reserved · Contact London Drum · Privacy policy / Terms of use / Cookies

By category

By day

just operas

By month

just operas

By venue

Find events

Custom dates

London Pass

Save some money with London Pass Cheap entry into London attractions

London Pass

Learn more about London Pass

> Save moneyFree or discounted entry into top attractions

> Save timeJump the longest queues with Fast Track entry

Oyster card

Get an Oyster for the cheapest fares The easiest way to travel in London

Oyster card

Learn more about Oyster cardsBuy an Oyster card

> Save moneyGet the cheapest fares on London transport

> Easy to usePay as you go credit on the buses, boats and underground trains

Guide book

Have you seen our London book?

London guidebook

Find out more and read a free sample

Get the ebook

Amazon.com $3.99

Amazon.co.uk £2.99

Get the paperback

Amazon.com $15.99

Amazon.co.uk £11.99

Honest reviews of London’s landmarks and attractions

Money saving tips things to do for free and cheap days out

Useful information with opening times, prices, photos, maps

London blog

Read our review:
British Library

The British Library is a construction of such monumental ugliness that it's worth seeing simply for that. Come and see t… more

Read our review:
Sky Garden

Imagine a greenhouse at the top of a skyscraper. Or a bunch of flowers sticking out the top of The Shard. That's basical… more