21 June 2016
Join presenter Simon Callow as the French opera starring Joyce DiDonato and Vittorio Grigòlo is broadcast to over 25 countries worldwide.
17 June 2016
In one of the opera's most heart-wrenching moments, Massenet gives us a crucial insight into his heroine’s tortured soul, as she reflects on a love that can never be.
14 June 2016
By the late 1880s, Massenet had become renowned for his crowd-pleasing operas – he responded with a work written for himself.
13 June 2016
With distinctive warm tones and a wide vocal range, Verdi realized the mezzo's potential - with exciting consequences.
7 June 2016
Our quick introduction to Massenet’s Goethe-inspired tragedy of an impossible love.
2 June 2016
Join Music Director Antonio Pappano as he explores the haunting score of Massenet's opera.
24 August 2015
A number of recent Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions will be shown on Sky Arts over the coming months.
13 May 2015
Composers have been inspired by everything about the French capital – from its seediness to its troubled political history – but most of all by its air of romance.
27 March 2015
Composers and choreographers have long explored the difference in cultures between East and West.
17 February 2015
Composers have long used magical settings to tell moving, profound and very human stories.