28 June 2017
After tempestuous beginnings, this partnership brought the master of Italian opera out of retirement to write the magnificent final works Otello and Falstaff.
21 May 2015
The composer of La traviata, Macbeth and Otello consolidated and innovated the opera of his time.
3 October 2014
The city has an important association with the art form that reaches from I due Foscari to Death in Venice.
30 January 2014
In preparation for English Touring Opera's production of King Priam, we look at how pacifist ideals have influenced opera in the last century.
19 September 2013
A team of scientists joins us on 29 September to explore what great art does to our bodies.
7 August 2013
Duo hooked up to medical gadgetry to ascertain cause of goose bumps and shivers down the spine.
23 July 2013
We'd like to hear your thoughts on opera as music. Do you miss the theatrical element?
22 July 2013
We asked our social media following for their favourite productions of the Season. What were yours?
4 July 2013
The conductor speaks about the importance of performing away from Covent Garden.
28 June 2013
A selection of audience tweets from the first night of Elijah Moshinsky's production of Verdi's political thriller.