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The Winter’s Tale (ROH24)

The Royal Ballet

Christopher Wheeldon | 2024 | 195 MINS
UK
Performance

Celebrating its tenth anniversary, this is an award-winning modern ballet classic adapted from Shakespeare’s profound story of love and loss.

FROM 26 May

Date and Times

Sun 26 May
14:30
Auditorium

In Detail

King Leontes of Sicilia is crippled with an all-consuming jealousy when his friend, King Polixenes of Bohemia, stays with him and his wife Hermione.

What follows is a tale where a marriage is destroyed, a child is abandoned, and all hope is seemingly lost for two lovers.

Packed with emotional turmoil heightened by Christopher Wheeldon’s choreography and Joby Talbot’s compelling score, all brought together by Bob Crowley’s atmospheric designs. Koen Kessels conducts the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House.

195m inc 2 intervals

Tickets £19.50