"The Royal Opera House receives over 1 million visitors a year. Published jointly by the ROH and Oberon Books, this is the first ever guide to the magnificently rebuilt theatre. The guide covers the fascinating and turbulent history of the theatre at Covent Garden since the early 18th century, its recent redevelopment, the majestic auditorium and Linbury Studio, rehearsal studios, and world class backstage technology. The vast backstage area houses one of the few "wagon systems" in operation, capable of moving entire stages ...

Royal Opera House Guidebook 2012, Oberon Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781849431675