Enhance and deepen your experience at the opera! Open lectures, introductory evenings, premiere discussions, presentation of the evening’s performance. Encounter choreographers, composers, singers and directors in in-depth talks, or listen to researchers and authors give lectures and lead discussions about our performances.
Meet the artistic team behind the performance and hear about their ideas and visions. Artists also participate in premiere talks.
Guldfoajén, the Golden Foyer, at 6 PM, free entrance.
19 november 2018 Rigoletto
14 januarY 2019 Carmen
15 februarY 2019 DANCING | FORWARD
11 maCH 2019 Król Roger
5 april 2019 Now by Alexander Ekman
17 maY 2019 The Trial
OPERA- AND BALLET 15 MINUTES
Get more out of your experience. What is the performance about? Is there anything special to listen or watch out for? Introductions take 15 minutes and begin 45 minutes before the performance starts (Not applicable to opera premieres or Die lustige Witwe).
Guldfoajén, the Golden Foyer
OPEN LECTURES WITH STOCKHOLM UNIVERSITY
Listen to researchers discuss current topics related to our repertoire.
FOLLOW THE ROYAL SWEDISH BALLET’S WORK
Several times per season, the Royal Swedish Ballet opens its doors to open rehearsals and exciting work-in-progress meetings with choreographers.
24 November 2018 10 AM: Meet the Choreographer (The Nutcracker)
26 January 2019 10 AM: Open Rehearsal (DANCING | FORWARD)
2 February 2019 10 AM: Open Rehearsal with the Choreographer(DANCING | FORWARD)
9 February 2019 10 AM: Open Rehearsal with the Choreographer (DANCING | FORWARD)
23 March 2019 10 AM: Open Rehearsal (An Evening with Ekman)
4 May 2019 10 AM: Meet the Choreographer (The Trial)
The open rehearsals are usually held in Rotunda at the Royal Swedish Opera.
The number of seats is limited. No entry after the rehearsal starts.
LIVE AT THE CINEMA
Those of you who don’t have the opportunity to visit the opera in person can enjoy opera at a nearby cinema, broadcast live from the Royal Swedish Opera in collaboration with Folkets Hus and Parker’s cinemas nationwide.
1 December 2018 Rigoletto
22 March 2019 Carmen
OPERA IN P2
Listen to several of the Opera’s performances broadcast live on Radio Sweden’s P2 during the season. Stay updated on our repertoire at operan.se