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Articles tagged with "verdi"

Jonas Kaufmann on why he's excited about his first Otello at the Royal Opera House

6 June 2017

The tenor shares the thrill of pushing his acting talents and vocal ability to the limit in the 'perfect Verdi opera'.

Vlada Borovko on the thrills and challenges of performing a lead role at short notice

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.

Verdi’s Il trovatore to be relayed live to cinemas on 31 January 2017

26 January 2017

David Bösch’s haunting Royal Opera production features some of the composer's most recognisable music, including the Anvil Chorus.

Cast amendment: Vitaliy Bilyy to sing in Il trovatore

14 December 2016

The Ukrainian baritone makes his Royal Opera debut in the role of Count di Luna.

Meet Sonya Yoncheva after the final performance of The Royal Opera's Norma on 8 October

7 October 2016

The singer will sign copies of her new album Paris, Mon amour after the matinee performance.

Watch: Finding the light in Verdi’s Il trovatore - 'There is love and there is hope'

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.

Sky Arts set to broadcast seven ROH productions during autumn 2015

24 August 2015

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

Stefan Herheim’s Royal Opera production of Les Vêpres siciliennes available to buy on DVD

12 February 2015

Lianna Haroutounian, Bryan Hymel, Michael Volle and Erwin Schrott star in Verdi’s rarely-performed opera.

Watch: Katharina Thoma on Un ballo in maschera

23 May 2014

The director discusses the love affairs, political conflicts and rebellions of Verdi’s tragedy.

Operatic Pacifism

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.

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