3 February 2017
Wayne McGregor’s stunning ballet, inspired by the writings of Virginia Woolf, will be live on silver screens around the world.
1 November 2016
Audiences and academics have long tried to understand the Gogol tale that inspired Shostakovich's opera – is it satire taken to extremes, or is it something else entirely?
28 June 2016
Why have Goethe's works influenced composers including Mozart, Beethoven and Massenet?
8 December 2015
The award-winning author talks about his Eastern-inspired fairytale and the importance of introducing the arts to children.
20 November 2014
How and where choreographers find stories has changed throughout the art form's history.
9 October 2014
In his most famous stories this iconic author explored the relentless tedium of working life.
23 April 2014
Literature has long provided composers with inspiration.
6 March 2014
From Animal Farm and Naked Lunch to Winnie the Pooh and Charlotte's Web, a few of your suggestions.
6 November 2013
A look at the writer's legacy across opera and beyond.
11 May 2013
Bestselling author talks about her experiences of dance and the inspiration behind her latest work.