This classical ballet favourite is broadcast LIVE from the ROYAL OPERA HOUSE in Covent Garden
A classic returns to The Royal Ballet repertory with Ninette de Valois’ charming and funny Coppélia – a story of love, mischief and mechanical dolls. The intricate choreography is set to Delibes’ delightful score and shows off the technical precision and comedic timing of the whole Company. Osbert Lancaster’s designs bring a colourful storybook world to life in this Christmas treat for the whole family.
Choreography: Ninette de Valois after Lev Ivanov and Enrico Cecchetti
Music: Léo Delibes
Approximate running time 2 hrs 30 min
Doors and Bar open 6.45 pm
Curtain rises 7.15 pm