24 January 2017
Under-appreciated for centuries, the countertenor now storms the operatic stage.
30 October 2015
Our quick introduction to Will Todd’s much-loved family opera, inspired by Lewis Carroll’s classic story.
15 September 2015
Why does he look back? The Royal Opera’s five Orpheus works this year each give very different answers.
22 June 2015
Fantastical stories thousands of years old continue to influence today’s most prominent artists.
16 June 2015
Greek myths and dramas have inspired the acclaimed British composer Harrison Birtwistle throughout his career.
9 June 2015
Our quick introduction to this double programme of chamber operas by Harrison Birtwistle.