21 May 2015
The composer of La traviata, Macbeth and Otello consolidated and innovated the opera of his time.
ROH productions including Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and La bohème on Sky Arts during Spring 2015
16 March 2015
A number of Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions will be broadcast on Sky Arts over the coming months.
4 September 2014
The composer shook up the operatic establishment with what he saw as his 'best opera', pushing his star singer to the limits.
29 August 2014
Company to perform Macbeth and Don Giovanni in Tokyo, conducted by Antonio Pappano.
7 November 2013
How England's most famous playwright belongs to the world.
22 October 2013
As The Killing Flower gets its UK premiere, we look at the works of a composer influenced by artists as diverse as Verdi and Kafka.
25 September 2013
The BBC Radio 4 archive reveals Verdi is a top choice for famous castaways from across the globe.
24 July 2013
All you need to know about Verdi's psychological thriller with rehearsal footage, interviews with the cast and features.
12 July 2013
Opera and ballet screenings include Rigoletto, La fille mal gardée, Macbeth and The Royal Ballet dances Frederick Ashton.
3 July 2012
We take a look at the link between the Bard and the lyric stage, from Verdi to Adès.