20 March 2015
The Royal Opera’s Associate Director John Fulljames invited students from the RCA’s MA programme in Critical Writing to explore his production of Weill and Brecht’s Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny.
27 February 2015
Watch the novelist and journalist challenge the purpose of opera and the organizations that create it.
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.
14 July 2014
The composer, who celebrates his 80th birthday on 15 July, has a long relationship with The Royal Opera.
21 March 2014
Programme includes two new works inspired by the Faust story: Luke Bedford’s Through His Teeth and Matthew Herbert’s The Crackle.
18 March 2014
UK premiere of acclaimed opera, based on Heiner Müller's vision of Les Liaisons dangereuses.
10 March 2014
Les Vêpres Siciliennes, The Firework-Maker's Daughter, The Wind in the Willows and Arthur Pita also among those nominated.
21 April 2013
John Fulljames’s new production of Rossini’s turbulent love story opens in May.
9 April 2013
Ahead of La donna del lago and BBC Radio 4’s Scott Season, the director on the author’s appeal.
18 February 2013
A look at a new opera based on Philip Pullman's novel.