19 November 2014
What did you think of Laurent Pelly's production of Donizetti's comedy?
14 November 2014
Donizetti's loveable rogue Dulcamara is a cad and a swindler, but armed with a host of great tunes and the gift of the gab, he's irresistible.
13 November 2014
Laurent Pelly’s Royal Opera production stars Bryn Terfel, Vittorio Grigolo and Lucy Crowe.
11 November 2014
The Italian tenor will be signing copies of his latest CD, The Romantic Hero.
Young Artist Profile: Australian soprano Kiandra Howarth on following in Joan Sutherland’s footsteps
6 November 2014
Sixty-two years after La Stupenda’s Covent Garden debut, another young soprano from Down Under is in London in search of operatic stardom.
'Doctor, doctor, I'm hopelessly in love': A psychologist gives advice to L'elisir d'amore's lovesick suitor
5 November 2014
Nemorino goes to Dr Dulcamara to get an elixir of love, but modern psychology might have some more reliable methods.
18 September 2014
Opera isn't all tragic sopranos and tormented tenors, as these five classic comic moments prove. But do you agree with our choices?
16 July 2014
Tristan und Isolde, L’elisir d’amore and others on Opera on 3.
16 June 2014
The man who created Manon Lescaut was, like his heroine, full of contradictions.
31 March 2014
The Royal Ballet opens the Autumn Season with Kenneth MacMillan’s masterful Manon. Highlights for The Royal Opera include Plácido Domingo in Verdi’s dark political tragedy I due Foscari and - in a new collaboration with the Roundhouse - Monteverdi’s Orfeo.