6 May 2015
Operas and ballets often take themselves as a subject – with comic, confusing or even violent results!
15 April 2015
Details of The Royal Opera’s 2015/16 Season have been announced.
9 March 2015
Nominees include Jonas Kaufmann, Christopher Wheeldon, and The Royal Opera's offsite programme in collaboration with Shakespeare's Globe and the Roundhouse.
4 March 2015
The political situation in Germany's Weimar Republic contributed to perhaps the most wildly-creative decade in opera's history.
17 February 2015
Building a ship on stage might be a stage designer’s nightmare, but life on or by the sea has made ideal material for some of opera’s greatest stories.
6 December 2014
What did you think of Christof Loy's production of Wagner's influential opera?
3 December 2014
Richard Wagner's iconic masterpiece pervades Western culture.
2 December 2014
Andrea Chénier, La bohème, Die Zauberflöte and others on Opera on 3.
28 November 2014
Wagner explores the clash between his heroine's interior world and the harsh outer world in this operatic masterpiece.
25 November 2014
Our quick guide to Richard Wagner's hugely influential opera.