25 May 2017
The ROH has been home to major opera premieres dating all the way back to our first resident composer Handel – as material from ROH Collections shows.
16 June 2016
Latex cakes, enormous metal horses and a record-breaking tree are just some of the impressive creations made behind the scenes.
2 November 2015
Composers have long explored the gamut of vocal expression from a whisper to a scream.
5 January 2015
Composers have often looked to the real world for operatic inspiration – though their real-life subjects often undergo some operatization on their way to the stage.
31 October 2014
Although he only created one full-length ballet, the composer had more to do with dance than you might think.
30 December 2013
The Director of Opera picks out his highlights of the year. Do you agree?
31 October 2013
Richard Jones’s Royal Opera production stars Susan Bullock and Toby Spence.
22 July 2013
We asked our social media following for their favourite productions of the Season. What were yours?
28 June 2013
Get ready with essential guides, production photos, interviews with the cast and a glimpse backstage into rehearsals.
28 June 2013
A look over this troubled relationship – and the glorious operas it produced.