Watch: Chris Addison on L’Étoile — 'Cheaper than going to watch Arsenal, and no one's waving a big flag in front of you during the good bits!'
14 January 2016
The actor and comedian spoke to Channel 4 News about his upcoming Royal Opera debut.
How the ROH Costume department create Tudor costumes for Elizabeth that are light enough to dance in
6 January 2016
Head of Costume Fay Fullerton on the challenges of re-creating Elizabethan costumes for 21st-century ballet.
8 December 2015
The award-winning author talks about his Eastern-inspired fairytale and the importance of introducing the arts to children.
7 December 2015
The Peruvian tenor on the journey from singing pop songs in his mother’s pub to becoming an internationally renowned opera singer.
Listen: Antonio Pappano on Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci — ‘The music is always on the verge of tears’
26 November 2015
The conductor on why Mascagni and Leoncavallo’s operas, immortalized in films including The Godfather, so perfectly encapsulate Italy and its people.
24 November 2015
The Russian dancer talks about his career to date and about life with The Royal Ballet.
23 November 2015
The acclaimed Russian conductor explores his personal response to this great Russian opera, one of his ‘first operatic loves’.
19 November 2015
YouTube live stream features insights and live performances from the operas by Mascagni and Leoncavallo.
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.
5 November 2015
The acclaimed American composer speaks about seeing his music choreographed and the process of writing his first original score for ballet.