21 July 2015
Our quick introduction to Richard Ayres’s enchanting opera, inspired by J.M. Barrie’s classic characters.
17 July 2015
Our quick introduction to Plácido Domingo’s international opera competition which has launched the careers of artists including Nina Stemme, Joyce DiDonato, Rolando Villazón and Erwin Schrott.
15 July 2015
Our quick introduction to this opera about the impact of our hunt for oil on one small community in the Arabian Gulf.
10 July 2015
Five of our favourite final masterpieces from opera’s greatest composers.
7 July 2015
Our quick introduction to a new mixed programme of modern dance starring world-class dancers Wendy Whelan and Edward Watson.
25 June 2015
Rossini gave his protagonist just one aria, but in it created a moment of startling intensity and beauty that lingers long in the memory and influenced Verdi and Wagner.
12 June 2015
Dot, Squiggle and Rest is the latest in a growing trend of musical productions designed specifically to appeal to the very young.
11 June 2015
Mozart’s masterpiece has more than its fair share of alternative endings.
9 June 2015
Our quick introduction to this double programme of chamber operas by Harrison Birtwistle.
1 June 2015
Controversial at its premiere, this dreamlike story of unfulfilled desire has seduced several great artists over the past century.