24 November 2017
Known for her thought-provoking and highly individual theatre productions, how has director Katie Mitchell shaped The Royal Opera's production of Lucia?
20 November 2017
Lucia’s famous 'mad scene' is just one part of an opera full of spectacular singing, gripping gothic drama and beautiful orchestral music.
3 November 2017
Soprano Lisette Oropesa explores the vocal challenges of Donizetti's tragic masterpiece.
31 October 2017
Audience reactions and press reviews to Katie Mitchell's production of Donizetti's opera.
28 February 2017
The Russian soprano was told just an hour before curtain up that she would make her Royal Opera debut as Violetta in La traviata.
15 September 2016
From the Queen of the Night to Turandot by way of Norma and Brünnhilde, we round up some of opera’s most devilishly difficult soprano roles.
12 September 2016
From alien-blasting sci-fi to historical drama, opera has long soundtracked some of the silver screen's most memorable moments.
25 April 2016
What did you think of the live cinema relay of Katie Mitchell's Royal Opera production of Donizetti's tragedy?
25 April 2016
Credited with unexplained deaths and mental breakdowns, how can 37 glass bowls cause so much chaos?
19 April 2016
Katie Mitchell’s new Royal Opera production of the iconic bel canto tragedy will be screened in 25 countries around the world.