3 February 2017
While those responsible for the music are often household names, the person behind an opera’s text may have been unfairly overlooked.
8 November 2016
The director discusses his grungy new production of Oreste, getting a foot in the door as an usher and why he thinks some are intimidated by opera.
2 August 2016
A very brief introduction to some of Mozart's most famous music: Don Giovanni, Così fan tutte and Le nozze di Figaro.
12 May 2016
The singer returns to opera with Mark Simpson’s new thriller, set in a gay bar.
5 October 2015
Backstage films from the live relay of Le nozze di Figaro including rehearsal footage and exclusive interviews.
28 September 2015
Mozart's classic comedy stars Erwin Schrott and Sophie Bevan.
24 February 2015
What did you think of David McVicar's production of Mozart's fantastical comedy?
10 November 2014
By turning the screws on his unfortunate characters, director Martin Kušej offers a unique insight into their motivations and crises.
20 October 2014
We spoke to the conductor about his Royal Opera debut, Mozart, Verdi and his love of horses.
3 April 2014
In preparation for Jonas Kaufmann's recital of Winterreise on the main stage, we look at the history of this exquisite art form.