Mayerling at Royal Opera House in Covent Garden
|Doors Open||Thursday 30 May 2013 at 7:00 PM|
|Starts||Thursday 30 May 2013 at 7:30 PM|
Booking Period Selected dates 19 April - 20 June 2013
Kenneth MacMillan's dark tale of political intrigue and morbid obsession, set to Liszt's music, was created for The Royal Ballet.
Rudolf, the emotionally unstable Crown Prince of Austria-Hungary, is forced to marry Princess Stephanie of Belgium against his will.
He is drawn into a downward spiral of political intrigue, violence and, ultimately, suicide.