26 April 2016
Our quick introduction to Enescu’s only opera and his masterpiece, inspired by the Greek tragedy of Oedipus.
18 April 2016
Wagner and Verdi were rivals in many ways, but the Italianate flourishes of Wolfram’s Hymn to the Evening Star reveals a begrudging mutual influence.
20 January 2016
New web short is inspired by The Royal Ballet Principal's love of motorsport.
30 December 2015
The centuries-old form continues to inspire, even into the 21st century through works such as The Firework-Maker’s Daughter.
2 December 2015
Fierce competition may have fuelled the composition of these two operas, but together they now make one of opera’s most popular couplings.
1 December 2015
Our quick introduction to this family opera inspired by Philip Pullman’s captivating fairytale.
20 November 2015
Our quick introduction to this classic pairing of two highly dramatic Italian operas.
16 November 2015
Our audiences have pushed for a revival of this two-act work more than any other Ashton ballet, but what makes it so loved?
3 November 2015
Our quick introduction to this mixed programme from one of the UK’s leading contemporary dance companies.
26 October 2015
Our quick introduction to this world premiere by acclaimed Austrian composer Georg Friedrich Haas.