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Articles tagged with "The Firework-maker’s Daughter"

What is it about fairytales that continues to fascinate composers and audiences?

30 December 2015

The centuries-old form continues to inspire, even into the 21st century through works such as The Firework-Maker’s Daughter.

‘There is a place for magic in the world’: Philip Pullman and The Firework-Maker’s Daughter

8 December 2015

The award-winning author talks about his Eastern-inspired fairytale and the importance of introducing the arts to children.

Opera Essentials: The Firework-Maker’s Daughter

1 December 2015

Our quick introduction to this family opera inspired by Philip Pullman’s captivating fairytale.

Take part in the world's largest drawing festival on 24 October 2015

7 October 2015

Free Big Draw event inspired by The Nutcracker to take place at High House Production Park in Thurrock.

Joyce DiDonato, Juan Diego Flórez and Plácido Domingo nominated for Olivier Awards 2014

10 March 2014

Les Vêpres Siciliennes, The Firework-Maker's Daughter, The Wind in the Willows and Arthur Pita also among those nominated.

Three operas staged at the Royal Opera House short-listed for awards

25 October 2013

George Benjamin, Gerald Barry and David Bruce short-listed for British Composer Award 2013.

Taking children to the opera? Listen without prejudice

2 April 2013

Director John Fulljames on creating works specifically for young people.

World Book Day 2013: Your dream operas and ballets based on literature

7 March 2013

From Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas to 1984: The Ballet, your fantasy works.

Watch: Director John Fulljames on The Firework-Maker's Daughter

18 February 2013

A look at a new opera based on Philip Pullman's novel.

Guide to the Royal Opera House Spring Season 2012/13

21 November 2012

Helpful links and information on booking for forthcoming performances.

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