The 2020 programme is now past. We will be launching the 2021 programme mid August 2021

  • Royal Opera House exterior
  • Royal Opera House Paul Hamlyn Hall
  • Royal Opera House new exterior
  • ROH Front of house spaces

Royal Opera House

Sir Edward M. Barry

place
Covent Garden, Bow Street, WC2E 9DD
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Bookshop, Disabled access, Refreshments, Toilets, Family activities during open house

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Holborn, Leicester Square, Covent Garden
train
Nearest train: Charing Cross
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Bus routes: RV1
Housing the Royal Opera and the Royal Ballet, the historic building was reconfigured in 2018 by Stanton Williams to deliver not only world-class performance spaces, but also a welcoming and inclusive cultural and social hub.

Design

Original design
Sir Edward M. Barry, 1858
Refurbishment
Jeremy Dixon, Building Design Partnership (BDP), 1997
Refurbishment
Stanton Williams Architects, 2018
Type
Theatre, Concert/performance space
Period
Historical/contemporary, Victorian, Contemporary