20 February 2015
In her first post, our Writer in Residence explores the fortunes of a spectacular art form.
Stormy Weather #2: Smart techniques for bringing a storm to the stage from history's great composers
23 January 2015
Beethoven inspired a host of operatic composers including Rossini, Verdi and Weill in musical methods for creating an operatic storm.
17 October 2014
With artworks hostage to fashion and cultural sentiment, why a little digging might unearth a new classic.
16 October 2014
Dancer Melissa Hamilton, soprano Elizabeth Watts, Kevin O’Hare and others celebrate the start of the new Season.
2 April 2014
The Music Director will conduct six operas, as well as the first in a series of annual symphonic concerts at Covent Garden.
31 March 2014
Live Cinema Season 2014/15 includes 7 operas and 4 ballets screened live in cinemas across the world.
29 September 2012
We take a look at the times in which grand opéra shuddered onto the opera scene.