Royal Opera House Tour

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The Royal Opera House is known for its beautiful building in London with the best ballet and opera in the country. I was lucky enough to visit the Royal Opera House for a tour and see the splendour of the building and costumes, but this week I was also fortunate enough to see the company’s other location in... Read more »

Ebb and Flow

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The Royal Opera House Thurrock Community Chorus presents a very special performance at the Civic Hall in Grays on Saturday 30 November at 7.30pm. Ebb and Flow: An Opera Mash-up is a newly devised performance which features music from three operas: Dido and Aeneas by Purcell, Mozart’s Idomeneo and Richard Taylor’s The Purfleet Opera:Ludd and... Read more »

A Backstage Tour of the Royal Opera House

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The Royal Opera House is a magical place where magical things happen and you can visit the Backstage and the Front of House areas of one of the world's leading theatres in their Backstage Tour which takes place daily (except Sundays). It is a beautiful historic meets modern building, and of course the productions are... Read more »

La Boheme

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Giacomo Puccini’s romantic depiction of bohemian Paris, with memorable music and a love story drawn from everyday life, has captivated audiences round the world, making La Bohème one of the best-loved of all operas, in fact it is my favourite Opera! It was first performed in Covent Garden in 1897 and has had over 500... Read more »