27 September 2016
Far from a random choice, why making Figaro a barber gives the hero of Mozart and Rossini's operas a controversial, revolutionary spin.
23 September 2016
A round-up of reviews and reactions to Jan Philipp Gloger's new production of Mozart and Da Ponte’s opera on the nature of love.
19 September 2016
Research into the original manuscripts of this famously ambiguous opera reveals that even its creators couldn’t decide what was going on.
16 September 2016
Today's modern dating world has more in common with the world of Così than we may give it credit for.
15 September 2016
From the Queen of the Night to Turandot by way of Norma and Brünnhilde, we round up some of opera’s most devilishly difficult soprano roles.
13 September 2016
Join Kasper Holten, director Jan Philipp Gloger and conductor Semyon Bychkov for an exclusive glimpse of The Royal Opera's new production.
12 September 2016
From alien-blasting sci-fi to historical drama, opera has long soundtracked some of the silver screen's most memorable moments.
6 September 2016
Our quick introduction to Mozart and Da Ponte’s glorious opera on the nature of love.
19 August 2016
Planning your next holiday? Tour opera and ballet settings to experience the locations that inspired composers and choreographers.
15 July 2016
With more than 90 concerts over the course of eight weeks, it can be difficult to know where to start.