3 March 2017
As he prepares to stage a new production of Verdi's late and great opera, director Keith Warner delves into the piece's dark and difficult themes.
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.
26 April 2016
Newly announced programme includes six Royal Opera and six Royal Ballet productions screened live in cinemas across the world.
15 April 2016
Shakespeare Day insights event focuses on operas and ballets inspired by the playwright's work, including The Winter's Tale, Romeo and Juliet and Otello.
15 November 2015
Final performance of the run on 15 November cannot go ahead due to singer illness.
2 November 2015
Composers have long explored the gamut of vocal expression from a whisper to a scream.
26 October 2015
What did you think of Keith Warner's Royal Opera production of Rossi's baroque opera, staged at Shakespeare's Globe's Jacobean playhouse?
22 October 2015
Australian soprano to sing the role from the gallery for two performances, followed by four full performances.
21 October 2015
Our quick introduction to this fabulous Baroque opera.
16 October 2015
An effortless and moving statement of undying love, this aria from opera's earliest years by Luigi Rossi deserves to be far better known.