Royal Opera House Live Cinema Season 2016/17


ROH_CinemaSeason_1617A fantastic new season of 12 LIVE broadcasts with 6 operas and 6 ballets, including popular classics and highly anticipated new productions. The leading tenor Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut in a new production of Verdi’s Otello. The Royal Opera attracts stars from around the world to its Covent Garden stage, with artists such as Joseph Calleja, Vittorio Grigolo, Christine Rice and Ermonela Jaho among others featuring in the cinema programme.

In cooperation with worldwide distributor Picturehouse Entertainment, Pannonia Entertainment distributes live opera and ballet broadcasts and recorded DCPs to cinemas across Hungary, Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia. (In the Czech Republic and Slovakia the live broadcast contains Czech subtitles as a part of the live feed!)

Please click on the selected title for detailed description!

Norma, 26 September 2016, 8.15 CET

The Royal Opera
Starring: Sonya Yoncheva, Joseph Calleja and
Sonia Ganassi
Composer: Vincenzo Bellini
Conductor: Antonio Pappano
Director: Àlex Ollé

Così Fan Tutte, 17 October 2016, 7.30pm CET
The Royal Opera
Starring:Daniel Behle, Alessio Arduini, Johannes Martin Kränzle, Corinne Winters, Angela Brower, Sabina Puértolas
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Semyon Bychkov
Director: Jan Philipp Gloger

Anastasia, 2 November 2016, 8.15pm CET
The Royal Ballet
Composer: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky and Bohuslav Martinů
Conductor: Simon Hewett
Choreographer: Kenneth MacMillan

Les Contes d’Hoffmann, 15 November 2016, 7.15pm CET
The Royal Opera
Starring: Vittorio Grigolo, Thomas Hampson, Sofia Fomina, Christine Rice, Sonya Yoncheva
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Conductor: Evelino Pidò
Director: John Schlesinger

The Nutcracker, 8 December 2016, 8.15pm CET
The Royal Ballet
Composer: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Boris Gruzin
Choreographer: Peter Wright after Lev Ivanov

Il Trovatore, 31 January 2017, 8.15pm CET
The Royal Opera
Starring: Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anita Rachvelishvili, Lianna Haroutounian, Gregory Kunde
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Richard Farnes
Director: David Bösch

Woolf Works, 8 February 2017, 8.15pm CET
The Royal Ballet
Starring: Alessandra Ferri, Sarah Lamb, Natalia Osipova
Conductor: Koen Kessels
Choreographer: Wayne McGregor

The Sleeping Beauty, 28 February 2017, 8.00pm CET
The Royal Ballet
Starring: Marianela Núñez, Vadim Muntagirov
Composer: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Koen Kessels
Choreographer: Marius Petipa

Madama Butterfly, 30 March 2017, 8.15pm CET
The Royal Opera
Starring: Ermonela Jaho, Marcelo Puente, Scott Hendricks, Elizabeth DeShong
Composer: Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Antonio Pappano
Director: Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier

Jewels, 11 April 2017, 8.15pm CET
The Royal Ballet
Composer: Gabriel Fauré, Igor Stravinsky and Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Pavel Sorokin
Choreographer: George Balanchine

The Dream / Symphonic Variations/ Marguerite and Armand, 7 June 2017, 8.15pm CET
The Royal Ballet
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn, César Franck, Franz Liszt
Conductor: Emmanuel Plasson
Choreographer: Frederick Ashton

Otello, 28 June 2017, 8.15pm CET
The Royal Opera
Starring: Jonas Kaufmann, Maria Agresta, Ludovic Tézier
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Antonio Pappano
Director: Keith Warner