31 May 2017
Audience reactions to The Royal Opera's production of Donizetti's sunny opera.
25 May 2017
The ROH has been home to major opera premieres dating all the way back to our first resident composer Handel – as material from ROH Collections shows.
23 May 2017
As the Shakespearean opera returns to the stage, Antonio Pappano reveals what makes the piece 'an Everest'.
22 May 2017
There's more to the art form than doom and gloom, as a number of comic gems prove.
22 May 2017
The opera repertory is littered with controversial, posthumously completed works.
16 May 2017
This riveting and sonorous duet for two basses sees two great forces face-off for who shall have ultimate power.
15 May 2017
Audience and press reviews of The Royal Opera's staging of Verdi’s opera on love, ambition and intrigue in 16th-century Spain.
10 May 2017
Secretly mouthing the singers' cues from a cramped, hidden box, the job of a prompter is often unfairly overlooked.
8 May 2017
Our quick introduction to this world premiere from a music icon.
3 May 2017
High dramatic tension, low historical accuracy: Verdi’s magnificent opera tells a story too good not to set to music.