22 April 2016
Many years before the RSC was established and Shakespeare's Globe was rebuilt, the Royal Opera House was an important hub for the Bard's work in London.
4 March 2016
160 years ago this weekend, a fire destroyed the Royal Italian Opera and led to the building of the current Royal Opera House.
Watch: Joby Talbot on creating The Winter’s Tale’s musical score – ‘The hardest thing I’ve ever had to compose’
8 February 2016
Shakespeare’s problem play is notoriously difficult to stage, and scoring a ballet adaption is no different.
19 January 2016
In the 1930s, long before on-ice theatre adaptations became an arena staple, the ROH had its own skating rink.
8 January 2016
Bridge of Spies and Carol lead the nominations for this year's awards, presented at the ROH on 14 February 2016.
Watch: Ermonela Jaho on returning to Suor Angelica — 'I sing with a different perception now – I’m more dramatic'
7 January 2016
The Albanian soprano stars in the second opera of Puccini’s trio of one-acters, Il trittico.
22 December 2015
The Artist of The Royal Ballet dances the role of Clara for the first time this Season.
20 August 2015
Animated visual projections paid tribute to the history of the ROH and revealed the world of creativity behind the scenes
Watch: John Copley on La bohème - ‘It was the first proper opera I’d seen and I cried all the way home on the bus’
10 June 2015
The director recalls his first moment with Puccini’s opera and his thoughts on this last revival.
4 September 2014
Actors perform poems on film, and voice animated films inspired by the festival's theme of myth.