15 July 2016
With more than 90 concerts over the course of eight weeks, it can be difficult to know where to start.
2 November 2015
Composers have long explored the gamut of vocal expression from a whisper to a scream.
2 October 2015
The acclaimed actor, director and writer explores Mozart’s dramatic genius and the unique qualities of The Marriage of Figaro.
14 September 2015
Mozart showcases his immense skill in depicting complex characters with this exquisite aria depicting Countess Almaviva’s inner torment.
2 September 2015
Opera is (perhaps justly) infamous for killing off its heroines – we look at some of the women who buck the trend.
10 July 2015
Five of our favourite final masterpieces from opera’s greatest composers.
23 June 2015
See Kasper Holten's visually striking production of Mozart's tragicomedic opera for free at venues around the country.
11 June 2015
Mozart’s masterpiece has more than its fair share of alternative endings.
5 June 2015
The great seducer's tongue-twisting Act I aria reveals his irrepressible energy and love of life.
6 May 2015
Operas and ballets often take themselves as a subject – with comic, confusing or even violent results!