16 January 2018
A quick guide to Richard Strauss's taboo-breaking and deliciously decadent opera.
22 December 2017
A quick guide to Monteverdi’s action-packed opera, based on one of the oldest stories in the world.
15 December 2017
A quick guide to this cinematic opera, packed with memorable tunes and propelled by a thriller-like plot.
24 November 2017
Known for her thought-provoking and highly individual theatre productions, how has director Katie Mitchell shaped The Royal Opera's production of Lucia?
14 November 2017
The Welsh designer, who worked regularly with both Graham Vick and Jonathan Kent at the Royal Opera House and elsewhere, has died suddenly.
19 October 2017
How to really make an entrance, on cue, whether you're an emperor, a priestess or a salesman.
11 September 2017
Richard Jones' hotly-anticipated new production opens The Royal Opera's 2017/18 Season.
20 June 2017
Our favourites of the undisputed kings of opera, from Idomeneo to Peter Grimes via Siegfried and Otello.
16 June 2017
Everything you need to know about this vibrant work, written when the composer was just 14 years old.
13 June 2017
An incredibly powerful argument for how goodness and love can survive in even the most nightmarish circumstances.