2 September 2015
Opera is (perhaps justly) infamous for killing off its heroines – we look at some of the women who buck the trend.
27 August 2015
Our quick introduction to Gluck’s revolutionary opera, inspired by the Greek myth of Orpheus.
26 August 2015
Upcoming radio broadcasts include operas by Gluck, Haas, Mascagni and Leoncavallo.
21 August 2015
Replacements confirmed for previously scheduled performances by Rupert Pennefather.
13 August 2015
What did you think of the cult pop icon's Covent Garden performance?
6 August 2015
Live film music returns to the theatre in this rapidly growing genre of live cinema performances.
3 August 2015
The Austrian composer speaks about his new opera, which follows the experience of a man moving from life to death.
X-appeal: Christopher Wheeldon and Mark-Anthony Turnage on the 19th-century scandal that inspired their new ballet
30 July 2015
The choreographer and composer on the story behind John Singer Sargent's 'Portrait of Madame X', and how it has influenced their latest collaboration.
29 July 2015
The Royal Ballet Principals perform an extract of Frederick Ashton's ballet in this unreleased clip.
28 July 2015
What did you think of the return of Carlos Acosta's mixed programme of dance from leading Cuban artists?