Listen: Toby Spence on Die Zauberflöte – ‘I can't think of an opera that engages so wholeheartedly with humanity’s biggest questions’
13 February 2015
English tenor Toby Spence discusses the very essence of Mozart’s masterpiece.
4 February 2015
The Royal Ballet dancers on John Cranko's masterpiece and the challenges of performing the demanding title role.
30 January 2015
The Royal Ballet Russian Principal discusses the challenge of taking on the complex role of Tatiana.
12 January 2015
The Irish mezzo-soprano on the challenges and rewards of being a Jette Parker Young Artist, and performing in a very unique production of Orfeo at the Roundhouse.
Watch: John Fulljames on Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny – 'It's our world reflected on the stage'
5 January 2015
The director on the power of Weill and Brecht's potent satire of consumerism, and its continued relevance in the 21st century.
Watch: Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier on Madama Butterfly – 'It's a shocking but very important story to tell'
23 December 2014
The directors on the power and insight offered in Puccini's iconic opera, which critiques cultural imperialism.
19 December 2014
The Maltese tenor on the power of the art form, and how he portrays strong emotions on stage.
Hofesh Shechter on creating his first work for The Royal Ballet – ‘I look forward to showing them different areas and energies in the body’
5 December 2014
The Israeli choreographer and composer on creating his first work for the Company.
5 December 2014
The directors on setting Rossini's opera in the 1960s and their delight at working with baritone Alessandro Corbelli.
26 November 2014
Backstage films from the live relay of L'elisir d'amore, including Bryn Terfel on why it may be the best opera ever written.