27 March 2015
Composers and choreographers have long explored the difference in cultures between East and West.
21 March 2015
What did you think of Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier’s production of Puccini’s poignant opera?
17 March 2015
Puccini describes Cio-Cio-San’s vigil, as she desperately awaits the return of Pinkerton, with a chorus of ethereal beauty.
16 March 2015
With this tragedy, Puccini transcended the role of composer by incorporating touches that mark him as a dramatist of genius.
Young Artist Profile: Nadezhda Karyazina - 'If your performance is from the heart, you can always connect with the audience'
13 March 2015
The Russian mezzo-soprano on working with the best coaches in the world, BP Big Screen performances and the challenges of Madama Butterfly.
9 March 2015
Our quick guide to Puccini's iconic and heartbreaking tragedy.
5 March 2015
From David Bowie and Kelis to Jeff Buckley and Weezer, the world of pop has a passion for opera.
27 February 2015
Leading American tenor discusses getting booed on stage and combining opera with Broadway musicals.
Watch: Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier on Madama Butterfly – 'It's a shocking but very important story to tell'
23 December 2014
The directors on the power and insight offered in Puccini's iconic opera, which critiques cultural imperialism.
22 December 2014
Share your on-stage highlights from the past twelve months for the chance to win a pair of tickets to see The Royal Opera.