6 March 2014
Some of our favourite examples of the power of the unseen singer.
4 October 2013
Production photos and essential guides to aspects of Verdi’s political thriller.
3 October 2013
Verdi's political thriller offers one of his finest duets.
30 August 2013
Seven Royal Opera performances starring Simon Keenlyside, Karita Mattila, Renée Fleming, Jonas Kaufmann and others.
5 May 2013
Audience tweets about the return of Nicholas Hytner's production.
3 May 2013
From the terrors of the Spanish Inquisition to a troubled English queen, three iconic examples.
2 May 2013
A guide to Verdi's operatic depiction of Renaissance Spain.
12 April 2013
In the first of a series of articles on how composers rework operas, we explore changes to Don Carlo and Simon Boccanegra.