13 July 2015
The Australian stage director on making sure that a production goes smoothly, from managing the schedule to standing in for sopranos during love scenes.
31 July 2014
Our new series on the practicalities of staging an opera has looked at traditional favourites and controversial new productions.
8 July 2014
Our new interactive experience allows you to see parts of the ‘Opera Machine’ usually hidden from audiences.
6 May 2014
The detailed match of music and drama makes Mozart’s comic opera one of the finest of the genre
6 March 2014
From Animal Farm and Naked Lunch to Winnie the Pooh and Charlotte's Web, a few of your suggestions.
21 May 2013
The designer discusses working with artists including Cathy Marston and the influence of music on his work.
16 May 2013
To celebrate the staging of The Importance of Being Earnest, three examples of this very English institution as a battleground.
26 October 2011
Ahead of two concerts celebrating his career, we asked you for your highlights of a glittering career.
18 October 2011
Enter our design challenge for students of Skills Academy Founder Colleges.
30 September 2011
Take a look at an online exhibition of set designs from the 1960s onwards with photos by James McDougall.