16 April 2015
Our quick guide to Ashton’s joyous ballet inspired by English country life.
8 April 2015
Our quick guide to Rossini’s delightful comedy.
7 April 2015
The definitive piece of ballet costume has been around for nearly 200 years, but is it still relevant in the 21st century?
2 April 2015
Nagasaki’s complex history makes it the perfect setting for Puccini’s Madama Butterfly.
1 April 2015
During the war the Royal Opera House was the superclub of its day - converted into a dance hall it played host to 1,500 jitterbugging dancers each night.
30 March 2015
We dug through our treasure trove of 300 years of Covent Garden artifacts as part of this global social media event.
20 March 2015
We'll be giving unique glimpses into our collections along with thousands of other museums, theatres and galleries worldwide.
19 March 2015
Have we gone beyond Wagnerian snobbery about the genre’s reliance on special effects?
16 March 2015
With this tragedy, Puccini transcended the role of composer by incorporating touches that mark him as a dramatist of genius.
10 March 2015
Kurt Weill thought this one of his best pieces, but it was decades before the controversial scene would be performed.