Watch: Joby Talbot on creating The Winter's Tale's musical score — 'The hardest thing I’ve ever had to compose'
8 February 2016
Shakespeare's problem play is notoriously difficult to stage, and scoring a ballet adaption is no different.
24 June 2015
Our quick guide to Verdi’s last opera, his comic masterpiece inspired by Shakespeare’s drunken knight.
22 June 2015
Fantastical stories thousands of years old continue to influence today’s most prominent artists.
7 May 2014
Release marks new collaboration between RSC and ROH subsidiary Opus Arte.
14 April 2014
One of the Jacobean playwright's works inspired Strauss's sole collaboration with Stefan Zweig.
31 March 2014
A quick guide to Christopher Wheeldon's captivating Shakespeare adaptation.
28 February 2014
Christopher Wheeldon and theatre director Lucy Bailey shed light on the play’s themes and plot.
18 February 2014
The choreographer speaks about his new ballet, which features six Principal roles.
13 January 2014
Christopher Wheeldon's adaptation of Shakespeare's tragicomedy features six major roles.
7 November 2013
How England's most famous playwright belongs to the world.