29 September 2015
Our quick introduction to the acclaimed new chamber opera by composer Donnacha Dennehy and playwright Enda Walsh.
24 September 2015
Our quick introduction to Martha Clarke’s impassioned piece of dance theatre, inspired by the writings of Colette.
16 September 2015
Little Bulb Theatre’s music director Dominic Conway talks about his love of Django and the challenges of representing two musical virtuosos at once.
15 September 2015
Why does he look back? The Royal Opera’s five Orpheus works this year each give very different answers.
14 September 2015
The dancers describe the challenges and opportunities of working with opera for the first time.
Remixing in the age of Baroque: How and why Gluck transformed Orfeo ed Euridice into Orphée et Eurydice
11 September 2015
Gluck made significant changes when he adapted his opera for Paris – some of them controversial.
10 September 2015
Our quick introduction to this quirky, inventive and moving take on the Orpheus myth by the up-and-coming independent theatre company.
4 September 2015
This stunning sequence of dances gives a vivid impression of Orpheus’s journey through the Underworld, and contains some of Gluck’s best loved music.
27 August 2015
As we hang 12 specially-created silks telling the story of the Royal Opera House, get involved at one of our free workshops.
17 August 2015
Royal Ballet dancers demonstrate the evolution of classical dance technique.