Accessibility links

|

Sign In
Basket
Basket

Articles categorised as "Opera"

Watch: Verdi’s 'Anvil Chorus' from Il trovatore

20 July 2016

Watch The Royal Opera Chorus perform the famous ‘Coro di zingari’ from Act 2, Scene 1 of Giuseppe Verdi's 1853 opera.

Watch: Finding the light in Verdi’s Il trovatore - 'There is love and there is hope'

18 July 2016

Verdi's opera is infamous for its darkness and violence, but the cast and creative team of The Royal Opera's recent production believe it has a positive message too.

Your Reaction: Verdi's Il trovatore on BP Big Screens and YouTube

14 July 2016

What did you think of David Bösch’s new production of Verdi's operatic masterpiece, broadcast live around the world?

Watch: Verdi’s Il trovatore on-demand

14 July 2016

David Bösch’s new Royal Opera production is available to watch around the world for 30 days.

First Stage: How to become an opera director

7 July 2016

The Royal Opera's Directing Observership gives those at the start of their careers all-important hands-on experience.

A perennial favourite: The history of Il trovatore at the Royal Opera House

6 July 2016

Verdi’s fiery tragedy has been a staple at the Royal Opera House for centuries, as revealed by a foray into our archives.

Your Reaction: Verdi's Il trovatore

4 July 2016

What did you think of David Bösch's Royal Opera production of Verdi's searing masterpiece?

Listen: ‘The kind of music that arrives directly to your heart’ – Conductor Gianandrea Noseda on the power of Giuseppe Verdi

4 July 2016

The acclaimed Italian conductor explores what makes Verdi's music tick, and explains the challenges of performing it.

An undying musical influence: Goethe, the individual and a message of hope

28 June 2016

Why have Goethe's works influenced composers including Mozart, Beethoven and Massenet?

Watch: 'Life and death on the stage' — The overwhelming emotional experience of Massenet's Werther

28 June 2016

Joyce DiDonato, Vittorio Grigòlo and members of the cast and creative team share their thoughts on what makes this French opera a masterpiece.

  1. Previous Page
  2. Page 1
  3. Page 2
  4. Page 3
  5. Page 4
  6. Page 5
  7. Page 6
  8. Page 7
  9. · · ·
  10. Page 134