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Articles tagged with "turandot"

How do you complete an opera when its composer has died before finishing it?

22 May 2017

The opera repertory is littered with controversial, posthumously completed works.

Cast change: Sung Kyu Park to sing in Turandot on 16 July 2017

21 April 2017

Tenor replaces Alfred Kim in the role of Calaf.

Cast change: Hibla Gerzmava to sing in Turandot on 5, 9, 12, 15 July 2017

18 April 2017

Soprano replaces Dinara Alieva singing the role of Liù in Puccini's opera.

From Moscow to Peking via Nuremburg: how opera uses folk music

15 March 2017

From traditional Japanese folk music to mysterious Spanish popular songs, opera has long been drawing on national music to explore 'exotic' cultures and celebrate national traditions.

Aiming high: 10 of the most challenging soprano roles

15 September 2016

From the Queen of the Night to Turandot by way of Norma and Brünnhilde, we round up some of opera’s most devilishly difficult soprano roles.

Sky Arts to broadcast several ROH productions during Winter 2015/2016

7 January 2016

Catch recent productions from The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet during January and February 2016.

ROH Collections Items of the Month: Highlights from the Costume Collection

28 October 2015

We've picked two of our favourite opera items from the collection's 6,200 artefacts — shoes worn by Adelina Patti and Cecil Beaton’s iconic Turandot dress.

Puccini unpacked: A guide to one of the most-loved operatic composers

4 June 2015

The Italian composer created some of opera’s most enchanting romances.

ROH productions including Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and La bohème on Sky Arts during Spring 2015

16 March 2015

A number of Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions will be broadcast on Sky Arts over the coming months.

Operatic magic: Fairytales and magical stories in opera

17 February 2015

Composers have long used magical settings to tell moving, profound and very human stories.

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