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
With the World Shakespeare Festival in full swing, we take a look at the link between the Bard and the lyric stage.
19 July 2011
We look back at some of your favourites of the 2010/11 season.
12 July 2011