28 February 2017
The Russian soprano was told just an hour before curtain up that she would make her Royal Opera debut as Violetta in La traviata.
26 January 2017
David Bösch’s haunting Royal Opera production features some of the composer's most recognisable music, including the Anvil Chorus.
14 December 2016
The Ukrainian baritone makes his Royal Opera debut in the role of Count di Luna.
7 October 2016
The singer will sign copies of her new album Paris, Mon amour after the matinee performance.
18 July 2016
Verdi's opera is infamous for its darkness and violence, but the cast and creative team of The Royal Opera's recent production believe it has a positive message too.
24 August 2015
A number of recent Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions will be shown on Sky Arts over the coming months.
12 February 2015
Lianna Haroutounian, Bryan Hymel, Michael Volle and Erwin Schrott star in Verdi’s rarely-performed opera.
23 May 2014
The director discusses the love affairs, political conflicts and rebellions of Verdi’s tragedy.
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.
13 November 2013
Broadcast of Verdi’s rarely performed grand opera features an all-star cast conducted by Antonio Pappano.