11 August 2015
A look at UK dance and opera companies on tour this autumn.
21 July 2015
Our quick introduction to Richard Ayres’s enchanting opera, inspired by J.M. Barrie’s classic characters.
10 July 2015
The composer of Peter Pan has made a name for himself melding madcap whimsy with solitary melancholy – an ideal context for J.M. Barrie’s tale of the boy who refuses to grow up.
27 April 2015
The awards, now in their third year, celebrate excellence in opera and provide bursaries for emerging talent.
13 April 2015
Prizes go to new play King Charles III, and performers Kevin Spacey, Sylvie Guillem, Angela Lansbury and Mark Strong.
9 March 2015
Nominees include Jonas Kaufmann, Christopher Wheeldon, and The Royal Opera's offsite programme in collaboration with Shakespeare's Globe and the Roundhouse.
3 October 2014
WNO to stage world premiere of opera commemorating the Battle of the Somme.
24 July 2014
Moses und Aron was the last – and greatest – of four forays the Austrian made into the art form.
23 July 2014
Our guide to an essential modernist masterpiece.
24 June 2014
Opera has always flirted with catastrophic events. We look at how opera composers and directors have faced the apocalypse.