29 May 2018
Loved and hated in equal measure – if there was a character like Wagner in one of his operas, you might think him too far-fetched.
1 May 2018
Puccini wrote some of the most romantic music in all opera to capture the intensity of two people falling in love.
23 February 2018
A quick guide to Janáček's intense opera, based on Dostoyevsky's novel.
14 February 2018
A quick guide to Christopher Wheeldon's captivating ballet adaptation of Shakespeare's compelling play.
12 February 2018
Don't expect Spanish heat and gypsy passion from The Royal Opera's new production of Carmen.
23 January 2018
'I find the skill of Strauss is awesome, it’s frightening how he paints those pictures with his music.'