28 February 2017
The Russian soprano was told just an hour before curtain up that she would make her Royal Opera debut as Violetta in La traviata.
20 January 2017
The Irish soprano shares how a love of words informs her performances on stage.
17 August 2016
Long training hours, fierce competition, only the strongest make it to the top – professional singing is the ultimate sporting feat.
Young Artist Profile: Colin J. Scott – ‘I don’t believe in the idea that some forms of music are superior to others’
4 May 2016
Even after cutting his teeth in a wild ceilidh band, the Scottish pianist reveals there's plenty more to be learned as a Royal Ballet accompanist.
Young Artist Profile: Jonathan Santagada – ‘Music will win over a sceptical newcomer – It did for me.’
14 March 2016
The Italian conductor on the hard work that it takes to become a professional conductor and what he's learnt from Music Director Antonio Pappano.
19 February 2016
The Ukrainian baritone on discovering opera relatively late and the rewards of quitting his corporate career to become a professional opera singer.
9 February 2016
The Australian baritone on singing alongside his heroes, and the extensive training it takes to become a professional opera singer.
22 January 2016
The search for the opera stars of tomorrow saw entries from 50 countries around the world.
13 July 2015
The Australian stage director on making sure that a production goes smoothly, from managing the schedule to standing in for sopranos during love scenes.
7 October 2013
Xavier Montsalvatge’s fantastical fairytale based on Puss-in-Boots will get its premiere in Linbury Studio Theatre.