Listen: Antonio Pappano on Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci — ‘The music is always on the verge of tears’
26 November 2015
The conductor on why Mascagni and Leoncavallo’s operas, immortalized in films including The Godfather, so perfectly encapsulate Italy and its people.
27 February 2015
Leading American tenor discusses getting booed on stage and combining opera with Broadway musicals.
10 October 2014
The American composer tells BBC Radio 4 why audiences shouldn't worry about musical theory, and the importance of government funding.
6 February 2014
Digital Guide contains exclusive features, films and interviews to bring you closer to the production.
13 January 2014
From Mozart to Miley Cyrus, Es Devlin discusses the breadth of her set design.
20 November 2013
Supervisor Cheryl Knight speaks to BBC Radio 4 and reveals how shoes are key to a great on stage performance.
26 August 2013
A look into the BBC Radio 4 archives reveals the diversity of Wagner fans.
19 December 2012
Programme looks at the power of the human voice with panel featuring Rolando Villazón and Mark-Anthony Turnage.
28 October 2012
Find out which ballet dancer loves Jimi Hendrix's 'Voodoo Chile' and which opera singer listens to Cyndi Lauper.
3 August 2012
The comedian talks to BBC Radio 4's Front Row about a show coming to the ROH in November.