20 June 2017
Our favourites of the undisputed kings of opera, from Idomeneo to Peter Grimes via Siegfried and Otello.
6 April 2016
Experience life in the orchestra pit from any one of 31 camera positions with our new interactive video.
Listen: Director Damiano Michieletto on Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci – ‘I want the audience to feel real emotions’
18 November 2015
The Italian opera director discusses his new production of the Italian verismo masterpieces.
10 July 2015
Five of our favourite final masterpieces from opera’s greatest composers.
6 July 2015
Backstage films from the live relay of Guillaume Tell, including rehearsal footage and exclusive interviews.
5 July 2015
What did you think of our live relay of Damiano Michieletto's production of Rossini's grand opera?
5 July 2015
The scene that caused some concern at the opening night has not changed in its essence.
1 July 2015
Read a joint response from Alex Beard, Antonio Pappano and Kasper Holten.
30 June 2015
What did you think of Damiano Michieletto's production of Rossini's final opera?
29 June 2015
The Royal Opera’s Writer in Residence reflects on how directors choose to stage grand opera in the modern day.