24 July 2015
Never mind the singers — the real stars of Francesca Zambello’s colourful production of Carmen are a charming horse, a docile donkey and four unflappable chickens.
10 July 2015
Five of our favourite final masterpieces from opera’s greatest composers.
5 May 2015
Principal casting for performances from September 2015-January 2016 has been announced.
17 April 2015
This month the focus falls on a new album from Diana Damrau, a reissue from Leonard Bernstein and a must-hear, Orpheus-inspired Baroque compilation.
15 April 2015
The Season opens with John Fulljames and Hofesh Shechter's staging of Gluck's Orphée et Eurydice starring Juan Diego Flórez, and includes a world premiere of Carlos Acosta's Carmen.
23 April 2014
Literature has long provided composers with inspiration.
9 January 2014
Mozart's famous anti-hero isn't opera's only irresistible charmer.
17 December 2013
What did you think of Francesca Zambello's production of Bizet's classic opera?
12 December 2013
Irish mezzo-soprano replaces Nadezhda Karyazina due to illness.
11 December 2013
The British baritone on blockbuster opera and why he chose the operatic path.