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Opera, Dance and Ballet in London

The Royal Opera House, set in bustling, vibrant Covent Garden, is home to the world renowned Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet. The Coliseum and Sadlers Wells theatres also regularly host internationally renowned, star studded performances, delivering some of the most exciting opera experiences in town. Buy your opera tickets here, at your first stop for top price London opera tickets. Whether you love comedies, tragedies or folk tales, sheer drama, opera classics, traditional or brand new innovative offerings, Italian, German or British opera, book your London opera tickets with us now and enjoy a unique night out.

Whether you enjoy ballet, rock ‘n’ roll, hip hop, vaudeville, contemporary, traditional, classical or modern dance, we have tickets for the best shows in London’s vibrant West End. With our help you can treat yourself, your family, friends, colleagues or the one you love to an exciting and unforgettable night out. The world’s most creative choreographers, talented dancers and magnificent music take the stage to provide a dance experience you’ll remember forever.

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A Chorus Line tickets Opens 31 Jul 2024 Opens 31 July 2024 A Chorus Line

A Chorus Line

Sadlers Wells

3.8/5 - based on 39 reviews - (Read reviews) 3.8 39 reviews Tickets from £18.00
A group of young dancers is auditioning for a new Broadway show. What are the stories behind their determination to succeed in their chosen career? This fantastic show is based on real life tales, a fascinating and colourful exploration of the secrets that fired the cast’s show business ambitions.
  • Opens: Wednesday,31 July 2024
    Booking until: Sunday,25 August 2024
  • Running time: 90m (no interval)
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Kiss Me Kate tickets Opens 4 Jun 2024 Opens 4 June 2024 Kiss Me Kate

Kiss Me Kate

Barbican Theatre

5/5 - based on 6 reviews - (Read reviews) 5 6 reviews Tickets from £35.00
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If you’re a musical theatre fan you’ll love Kiss Me Kate, a classic take on Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew, complete with a suite of delicious Cole Porter tunes, gangsters, romance, comedy and thrills. It’s an enduringly popular show loved by millions, and it’s back for another run courtesy of Bartlett Sher. The production heads to the Barbican Theatre in Summer 2025.
  • Opens: Tuesday, 4 June 2024
    Booking until: Saturday,14 September 2024
  • Running time: 2h 40min (inc. interval)
  • Starring: Adrian Dunbar, Stephanie J. Block
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The Magic Flute tickets Opens 28 Feb 2024 Opens 28 February 2024 The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute

London Coliseum

Tickets from £30.00
A mercurial mix of fairy-tale adventure, knockabout farce, moral allegory and, above all, marvellous music (including the thrilling Queen of the Night Aria), Mozart's The Magic Flute was premiered just ten weeks before the composer's tragically early death. It proved to be the biggest popular success of his short life, as well as arguably the most deeply moving of all his operas.
  • Opens: Wednesday,28 February 2024
    Booking until: Saturday,30 March 2024
  • Running time: 2hrs 55min (incl. interval)
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The Barber of Seville

London Coliseum

4.3/5 - based on 4 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.3 4 reviews Tickets from £42.00
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Jonathan Miller’s classic production of The Barber of Seville is a feast of frivolous fun.

  • Booking until: Thursday,29 February 2024
  • Running time: 3h 5m (inc. interval)
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Jenufa tickets Opens 13 Mar 2024 Opens 13 March 2024 Jenufa

Jenufa

London Coliseum

Tickets from £12.00

A tale of honour, love and sacrifice, Jenůfa explores the stigma of pregnancy out of wedlock against the backdrop of a small community.

  • Opens: Wednesday,13 March 2024
    Booking until: Wednesday,27 March 2024
  • Running time: 2hrs 35mins with one interval
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Duke Bluebeard's Castle tickets Opens 21 Mar 2024 Opens 21 March 2024 Duke Bluebeard's Castle

Duke Bluebeard's Castle

London Coliseum

Tickets from £12.00

As Judith unlocks room after room in the castle of her new husband, Duke Bluebeard, we follow her deeper and deeper into the recesses of his troubled imagination.

  • Opens: Thursday,21 March 2024
    Booking until: Saturday,23 March 2024
  • Running time: 1hr 5mins (no interval)
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Spirited Away tickets Opens 20 Apr 2024 Opens 20 April 2024 Spirited Away

Spirited Away

London Coliseum

Spirited Away – A wondrous fantasy

Studio Ghibli is a famous Japanese animation studio based in Koganei, Tokyo, a highly respected presence in the international animation industry. Now their classic movie Spirited Away is coming to London's West End for 2024, adapted for the stage and in theatreland for a three month run. This is the European premiere, and the fun takes place at the London Coliseum from April.

  • Opens: Saturday,20 April 2024
    Booking until: Monday,22 July 2024
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Swan Lake - State Ballet Of Georgia tickets Opens 28 Aug 2024 Opens 28 August 2024 Swan Lake - State Ballet Of Georgia

Swan Lake - State Ballet Of Georgia

London Coliseum

Tickets from £35.00
Considered among the world’s 10 best classical companies, with a tradition of 175 years, experience the sleek grace and physicality of classical ballet at its best with State Ballet of Georgia. Swan Lake’s enthralling story, timeless score, and unforgettable choreography have made it the most in-demand ballet in the world. This breathtakingly beautiful production with gorgeous white tutus and sumptuous lakeside and ballroom settings will undoubtedly draw audiences into the fantasy of the world’s most loved ballet.
  • Opens: Wednesday,28 August 2024
    Booking until: Tuesday,15 October 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 10 minutes (including interval)
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Madama Butterfly tickets Opens 14 Mar 2024 Opens 14 March 2024 Madama Butterfly

Madama Butterfly

Royal Opera House

Tickets from £58.00

Puccini’s devastating tragedy about a young geisha who falls in love with an American naval officer.

  • Opens: Thursday,14 March 2024
    Booking until: Thursday,18 July 2024
  • Running time: 2hr 45mins (incl. interval)
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Manon

Royal Opera House

Tickets from £75.00

Torn between her desire for a life of splendour and riches, and her devotion to her true love Des Grieux, Manon pays the ultimate price.

  • Booking until: Friday, 8 March 2024
  • Running time: 2 hrs 45 mins (incl two intervals)
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Carmen tickets Opens 5 Apr 2024 Opens 5 April 2024 Carmen

Carmen

Royal Opera House

2.5/5 - based on 2 reviews - (Read reviews) 2.5 2 reviews Tickets from £58.00

Carmen is the best-known work by French composer Georges Bizet, and one of the most famous operas in the entire art form – numbers such as the Habanera and the Toreador Song have permeated the popular consciousness as little else has. The opera’s heady combination of passion, sensuality and violence initially proved too much for the stage, and it was a critical failure on its 1875 premiere. Bizet died shortly after, and never learned of the spectacular success his Carmen would achieve: the opera has been performed more than five hundred times at Covent Garden alone.

  • Opens: Friday, 5 April 2024
    Booking until: Friday,31 May 2024
  • Running time: 3hrs 10mins (incl. interval)
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Lucia di Lammermoor tickets Opens 19 Apr 2024 Opens 19 April 2024 Lucia di Lammermoor

Lucia di Lammermoor

Royal Opera House

Tickets from £56.00

Praised for its intelligence and searing insight, Katie Mitchell’s acclaimed production returns to The Royal Opera, bringing a feminist take to Donizetti’s haunting, gothic opera.

  • Opens: Friday,19 April 2024
    Booking until: Saturday,18 May 2024
  • Running time: 3h 5m (incl. interval)
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The Merchant of Venice

Criterion Theatre

4/5 - based on 1 review - (Read reviews) 4 1 review Tickets from £15.00
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Ambition, power and political unrest explode onto the stage in The Merchant of Venice 1936, direct from the RSC. Starring Tracy-Ann Oberman (Eastenders, Doctor Who) as Shylock, Shakespeare’s classic is transported to 1930s Britain in this “striking and impactful” (Guardian) new production that “makes theatre history” (The Telegraph), from acclaimed director Brigid Larmour.

  • Booking until: Saturday,23 March 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours (incl. interval)
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The Duchess Of Malfi

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

5/5 - based on 1 review - (Read reviews) 5 1 review Tickets from £30.00
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Award-winning Director Rachel Bagshaw (Midnight Movie, Royal Court) makes her Globe directorial debut with John Webster’s seminal revenge tragedy, ten years after it opened the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse in 2014.

  • Booking until: Sunday,14 April 2024
  • Running time: TBC
  • Starring: Eve Best
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Othello

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

4/5 - based on 2 reviews - (Read reviews) 4 2 reviews Tickets from £43.25

Shakespeare’s confronting look at the destructive impact of racism is laid bare by candlelight in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. Ola Ince (Romeo & Juliet, Globe, 2021) directs.

  • Booking until: Saturday,13 April 2024
  • Running time: TBC
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