27 August 2015
Our quick introduction to Gluck’s revolutionary opera, inspired by the Greek myth of Orpheus.
16 June 2015
Our quick introduction to Rossini’s final masterpiece, which contains some of the composer's most inspired music.
16 April 2015
Our quick guide to Ashton’s joyous ballet inspired by English country life.
8 April 2015
Our quick guide to Rossini’s delightful comedy.
9 March 2015
Our quick guide to Puccini's iconic and heartbreaking tragedy.
15 December 2014
Our quick guide to Verdi's thrilling tragedy of love, politics and betrayal.
29 August 2014
Our quick guide to Verdi's acclaimed tragedy.
9 April 2014
Discover the full story of Christopher Wheeldon's new ballet, based on Shakespeare's play.
28 February 2014
Christopher Wheeldon and theatre director Lucy Bailey shed light on the play’s themes and plot.
30 October 2013
Conductor Mark Elder's introduction to Berg's opera, as well as a look at how the composer used the vocal technique of Sprechgesang.