16 January 2018
A quick guide to Richard Strauss's taboo-breaking and deliciously decadent opera.
10 November 2017
Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of The Royal Opera's upcoming production of Rossini's epic tragedy.
31 October 2017
Audience reactions and press reviews to Katie Mitchell's production of Donizetti's opera.
19 October 2017
How to really make an entrance, on cue, whether you're an emperor, a priestess or a salesman.
18 July 2017
We challenged our Twitter followers to guess 20 plots as told through a series of icons on #WorldEmojiDay.
6 July 2017
References to China, Chinese theatre and Eastern imagery run through Andrei Serban's production of Turandot.
6 June 2017
The tenor shares the thrill of pushing his acting talents and vocal ability to the limit in the 'perfect Verdi opera'.
25 May 2017
The ROH has been home to major opera premieres dating all the way back to our first resident composer Handel – as material from ROH Collections shows.
10 May 2017
Secretly mouthing the singers' cues from a cramped, hidden box, the job of a prompter is often unfairly overlooked.
28 April 2017
From dastardly demons to boozy brothel owners – we give the low-down on opera’s best bass roles.