H.H. Sayyid Kamil Mahmood Al-Said, member, board of directors, ROHM, expanded, “Important initiatives for 2018/19 include a new ticketing platform, low and uniform pricing schemes, guaranteed seats for outdoor events, a new refund policy, and a more efficient system for company block booking.”
ROHM’s education and outreach initiatives have also been revised with a new project for toddlers and childcare services during events. In addition, ROHM hopes to develop activities for children with special needs, orphans and children with cancer.
Upcoming production highlights, meanwhile, include Plácido Domingo, tenor and conductor, directing Teatro Massimo di Palermo’s orchestra and chorus in Guiseppe Verdi’s La Traviata; and Valery Gergiev, conductor, directing Mariinsky Theatre’s orchestra, chorus and ballet in Alexander Borodin’s Prince Igor, and in a symphonic concert featuring Igor Stravinsky’s The Firebird and Sergei Prokofiev’s Alexander Nevsky.
Also, for the first time, ROHM is presenting an Arab operatic drama, Antar and Abla.