Tosca landscape

Royal Opera House: Tosca

Wed 19 Jan 2022


A romance, a tragedy and a thriller –travel to 19th century Rome with Puccini’s passionate, political opera.

£17 / £15 (Concessions)

Into the romantic world of an idealistic painter Cavaradossi and his sensuous lover Tosca comes the malevolence of Baron Scarpia, Chief of Police, with fatal results. Elena Stikina, Bryan Hymel and Alexey Markov bring to life one of the best loved operas in The Royal Opera repertory: Puccini’s Tosca. From the demonic chords with which it famously begins to the violent twist oft he opera’s shock ending, the tension never lets up for a moment.Love and evil come –thrillingly –face to face in Jonathan Kent’s intense production.

Welcoming You Back Safely

We’re delighted to welcome audiences back and we’ve been working hard to make sure your visit is a safe and enjoyable one. The short video below will explain some of the changes we have made and we have also have compiled some Frequently Asked Questions so you know what to expect when you visit.