Watch: Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier on Madama Butterfly – 'It's a shocking but very important story to tell'
23 December 2014
The directors on the power and insight offered in Puccini's iconic opera, which critiques cultural imperialism.
5 December 2014
The directors on setting Rossini's opera in the 1960s and their delight at working with baritone Alessandro Corbelli.
2 October 2014
The enclosed set of The Royal Opera's production of Rossini's masterpiece heightens the comedy and the pathos.
5 September 2014
Our quick guide to Rossini's comic masterpiece, The Barber of Seville.
9 July 2014
Beauty, politics and violence in Donizetti’s historical opera.
6 July 2014
What did you think of Moshe Leiser's and Patrice Caurier's arresting new production of Donizetti's Tudor tragedy?
3 March 2012
Featuring Liping Zhang as Cio-Cio-San and James Valenti as BF Pinkerton.