UK – London – Royal Opera House

Dates: 1858 – present

Official website: http://www.roh.org.uk

What’s On: http://www.roh.org.uk/events

Backstage at the Royal Opera House

The Opera Machine resource is an excellent way to see the variety of specialisms (and the large number of people) at the Royal Opera House during a show.
http://www.roh.org.uk/opera-machine

Backstage Tour

Take a tour of the Royal Opera House

Archive equipment related to Royal Opera House over the years

  • Lightboard (Strand Lighting)
  • Sitralux B40 (Siemens)
  • Documents


    Royal Opera House - Arthur Lloyd 
    [External Website]
    From Arthur Lloyd website

    LSI: Siemens in the Garden (March 1987)
    [292kb PDF]
    From Lighting & Sound International

    LSI: Royal Opera House (August 1995)
    [2.09Mb PDF]
    From Lighting & Sound International

    LSI: Royal Opera House (January 2000)
    [7.44Mb PDF]
    From Lighting & Sound International

    Mentions of Royal Opera House in indexed journals

    Exhibits in the Backstage Heritage Collection

  • Lightboard
  • Location


    View in Google Maps

    Automated Stage

    Information about the phenomenal automation system at the Royal Opera House by Stage Technologies: http://www.stagetech.com/royal-opera-house

    Changeover from afternoon rehearsals to evening show: