15 January 2018
Australian mezzo-soprano to replace Christine Rice in the role of Penelope.
11 January 2018
Audience reactions and press reviews to Monteverdi's opera, performed at the Roundhouse.
22 December 2017
A quick guide to Monteverdi’s action-packed opera, based on one of the oldest stories in the world.
5 December 2017
Join The Royal Opera from the Roundhouse for livestreamed performances and interviews around Monteverdi's opera.
24 January 2017
Under-appreciated for centuries, the countertenor now storms the operatic stage.
15 September 2016
From the Queen of the Night to Turandot by way of Norma and Brünnhilde, we round up some of opera’s most devilishly difficult soprano roles.
13 June 2016
With distinctive warm tones and a wide vocal range, Verdi realized the mezzo's potential - with exciting consequences.
30 December 2015
The centuries-old form continues to inspire, even into the 21st century through works such as The Firework-Maker’s Daughter.
8 December 2015
The award-winning author talks about his Eastern-inspired fairytale and the importance of introducing the arts to children.
1 December 2015
Our quick introduction to this family opera inspired by Philip Pullman’s captivating fairytale.