6 February 2017
The cast and creative team of Verdi’s Il trovatore on what makes the opera's score and characters so impactful.
26 January 2017
David Bösch’s haunting Royal Opera production features some of the composer's most recognisable music, including the Anvil Chorus.
5 December 2016
Read the audience's reactions following the first revival of David Bösch’s new production for The Royal Opera.
20 July 2016
Watch The Royal Opera Chorus perform the famous ‘Coro di zingari’ from Act 2, Scene 1 of Giuseppe Verdi's 1853 opera.
14 July 2016
What did you think of David Bösch’s new production of Verdi's operatic masterpiece, broadcast live around the world?
22 June 2016
How an enormous block of steel became a big hit on the opera stage - and beyond.
19 December 2014
What did you think of Katharina Thoma's production of Verdi's thrilling tragedy?
21 October 2014
Chorus Director Renato Balsadonna on conducting his first opera at the Royal Opera House.
8 June 2014
Political and moral agendas have seen some of history's greatest composers put under pressure to change their work.
25 February 2013
We profile the American baritone, who appears in Simon Boccanegra this summer.