25 January 2016
The composer of L’Étoile was highly respected by his musical and painterly peers, including Debussy, Stravinsky and Manet.
1 June 2015
Controversial at its premiere, this dreamlike story of unfulfilled desire has seduced several great artists over the past century.
28 May 2015
Our quick guide to The Royal Ballet's mixed programme, featuring two acclaimed works by Jerome Robbins and Kenneth MacMillan's masterful study of loss.
3 December 2014
Richard Wagner's iconic masterpiece pervades Western culture.
7 July 2014
Composers have long been inspired by the work of playwrights.
22 August 2013
A look at ballets set to music by one of the 20th century’s greatest composers.