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Guess the operas and ballets from the emoji

18 July 2017 at 3.51pm

We challenged our Twitter followers to guess 20 plots as told through a series of icons on #WorldEmojiDay.

  1. Ballet and Dance

    The Soloist dancer on meeting a dance legend, and performing two of the Company's most acclaimed recent works Down Under.

    Ballet in Brisbane: The Royal Ballet's Meaghan Grace Hinkis reflects on a successful tour

    13 July 2017

    The Soloist dancer on meeting a dance legend, and performing two of the Company's most acclaimed recent works Down Under.

    The Royal Ballet announces Company promotions and joiners for the 2017/18 Season.

    Yasmine Naghdi promoted to Principal dancer

    9 July 2017

    The Royal Ballet announces Company promotions and joiners for the 2017/18 Season.

  2. Opera and Music

    Puccini's great final work contains one of all opera's most iconic tunes – 'Nessun dorma'.

    Watch: The Royal Opera's Turandot on-demand

    15 July 2017

    Puccini's great final work contains one of all opera's most iconic tunes – 'Nessun dorma'.

    Audience reviews of The Royal Opera's BP Big Screen relay and stream of Puccini's masterpiece.

    Your Reaction: What did you think of Puccini's Turandot on BP Big Screens?

    14 July 2017

    Audience reviews of The Royal Opera's BP Big Screen relay and stream of Puccini's masterpiece.

  3. Learning

    As booking opens for the new Season's Schools' Matinees, soprano Ermonela Jaho answers schoolchildren's questions about opera.

    'Do you think I could be in an opera one day?': Schoolchildren quiz soprano Ermonela Jaho

    2 May 2017

    As booking opens for the new Season's Schools' Matinees, soprano Ermonela Jaho answers schoolchildren's questions about opera.

  4. Off stage

    Chief Executive Alex Beard responds to announcement from Arts Council England which amounts to 3% cut in funding.

    Royal Opera House to continue receiving government investment until 2022

    27 June 2017

    Chief Executive Alex Beard responds to announcement from Arts Council England which amounts to 3% cut in funding.