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Opera events close to One aldwych


Covent Garden is home to the Royal Opera House and The London Coliseum which are both just a short walk from the hotel. Read on to discover what magnificent operas are showing at these and other venues in London during the upcoming months.

The Royal Opera House (5 minute walk)

La Traviata
18 May - 4 July 2015
Fall in love again with Verdi's tragic romance, in a classic production directed by Richard Eyre.

La Bohème
23 May - 16 July 2015
The last chance to see John Copley's classic production with beautiful designs by Julia Trevelyan Oman. Two starry casts include Anna Netrebko with Joseph Calleja and Lianna Haroutounian with Piotr Beczała.

Don Giovanni
23 June - 3 July 2015
ROH Director of Opera Kasper Holten directs a mesmerizing reading of Mozart's tragicomedy.

Guillaume Tell
29 June - 17 July 2015
Damiano Michieletto makes his Royal Opera House debut with a new production of Rossini's final opera and greatest masterpiece.

6 - 8 July 2015
Robert Carsen's production of Verdi's masterful comic opera is filled with wit, humour and joie de vivre.

English National Opera: The London Coliseum (10 minute walk)

20 May - 3 July 2015
A passionate tale of lust, seduction and betrayal, no other opera boasts as popular a following as Bizet's Carmen. Set during the dying days of Franco's Spain, Calixto Bieito's acclaimed production of this must-see opera has been enjoyed by audiences across Europe.

The Pirates of Penzance
5 June - 4 July 2015
Sentimental pirates, blundering policeman, absurd adventures and improbable paradoxes - Gilbert and Sullivan's dazzling The Pirates of Penzance comes to ENO in a highly anticipated new production from renowned film maker and director Mike Leigh.

The Queen of Spades
6 June - 2 July 2015
In Tchaikovsky's powerfully dark masterpiece The Queen of Spades, an aged Countess possesses the secret of winning infallibly at cards. On hearing of her remarkable power, an impoverished army officer resolves to wrest it from her at any price - even death.

Our Concierge team would be delighted to give you the inside knowledge on what to see and do during your stay. Allow us to arrange tickets for the best seats at your chosen opera and assist with organizing any aspect of your trip.

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