A Christmas treat for the whole family and a classic with a special place in the hearts of ballet fans around the world.
Film Category: Royal Opera House
Two recent works and one world premiere showcase the contemporary face of the royal ballet.
Carlos Acosta choreographs this dazzling ballet from the Royal Opera House.
Christof Loy directs a starstudded cast of singers, including Anna Netrebko and Jonas Kaufmann in Verdi’s epic opera, conducted by Antonio Pappano.
Richard Eyre’s beautiful production provides the perfect setting for Verdi’s opera about a courtesan who sacrifices all for love.
Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers encounter passion and tragedy in Kenneth Macmillan’s 20th-century ballet masterpiece.
Tchaikovsky’s most ambitious opera contains some of his greatest music and is a powerful study of destructive obsession.