London Opera - Opera Tickets
Calixto Bieito’s acclaimed production of Carmen, a must-see opera, returns to the ENO.
Wagner's epic opera presented by the ENO
The UK premiere of this award-winning contemporary opera.
Symphony of Sorrowful Songs
Gorecki's haunting symphony comes to London for a limited run
Phelim McDermott's Olivier Award-winning production of Glass's Akhnaten returns to the ENO
London Opera and Classical Tickets
Opera is an important art form. It reflects humans individually and collectively in a manner that is both unique and relatable. Opera highlights who you are, what it means to be you, and your connection to others. The genre combines music, stage presentation and dramatic narrative, giving particular focus to the human voice. Together, these elements make opera an emotional rollercoaster which perhaps no other art form can express in the same way. Buy opera tickets today to experience the magic for yourself.
A Unique Art Form
Operatic stories are highly picturesque. Packed with raw emotion and thrilling performances, the live experience is compelling. Films, television shows, and even commercials often use similar techniques. However, opera tickets are in such high demand because of the genre's subtle vibrancy.
Opera is characterised by music that creates climactic moments by heightening the emotional tension. They involve plenty of melodrama, portraying stories of hate, jealousy, undying love, violence, and death, laid right before your eyes. These major moments are a direct representation of humanity's various themes – anger, joy, love, life, death, and passion. The genre considers the human voice the best way to convey human emotion, so every performance is one-of-a-kind.
In recent years, opera has further enhanced its glamour with visually attractive elements, making it even more delightful to watch. While watching an opera is undoubtedly an enriching experience, there are many skills and effort that go into every performance. Opera singers train for decades to attain their mastery of vocal ability. If you've attended an opera, you're undoubtedly aware of the tremendous sound performers make even over massive orchestras playing in giant auditoriums. Such vocal prowess is rare and unlike most music we hear today, which is often digitally enhanced.
So, what are you waiting for? Book your opera tickets, and experience one of the greatest portrayals of human emotion live on stage.