22 January 2015
Our quick guide to the South African choreographer, creator of Onegin.
21 January 2015
The rising star in British dance has a strong YouTube presence – we pick out the best.
9 January 2015
Monteverdi shows both technical mastery and breathtaking innovation in this ravishing aria, a centrepiece of the opera.
22 December 2014
Our quick guide to the first operatic masterpiece, a tale of love and loss.
18 December 2014
Verdi uses traditional Italian form to create a duet of drama and soaring romance that celebrates the power of the human voice.
3 December 2014
Richard Wagner's iconic masterpiece pervades Western culture.
25 November 2014
Much more than just a bit of local colour, national dances were key to the development of ballet throughout the 19th century.
24 November 2014
Our quick guide to Will Tuckett's much-loved family dance theatre show, inspired by Kenneth Grahame's classic novel.
21 November 2014
The barbaric practice of castrating boys yielded some of the greatest musical stars of the Baroque period, and had a huge influence on music of the time.
20 November 2014
How and where choreographers find stories has changed throughout the art form's history.