6 December 2016 at 5.00pm | 2 Comments
A ROH Insights event exploring Robert Carsen's new Royal Opera production of Richard Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier was livestreamed for free via this page on 6 December 2016. You can watch the full event on demand.
Exclusively for audiences on our site, we've curated a selection of bonus features and interviews for anyone who would like to delve deeper following the Insight broadcast:
Watch: Renée Fleming in conversation
Watch: Robert Carsen on his production of Der Rosenkavalier
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Listen: Sarah Connolly, mezzo-soprano, in conversation
Listen: Joyce DiDonato, Catherine Wyn Rogers and Jane Henshchel discuss the mezzo voice
Since then, Der Rosenkavalier has become one of the staple works in the opera repertory, thanks in part to its exquisite music. The above video brings viewers closer to Strauss's magnificent score, with a look at several excerpts and exclusive performances by cast members.
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Der Rosenkavalier runs from 17 December 2016 – 24 January 2017. Tickets are still available.
The production is a co-production with the Metropolitan Opera, New York, Teatro Regio, Turin, and Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires, and is given with generous philanthropic support from The Monument Trust, Mrs Aline Foriel-Destezet, Simon and Virginia Robertson, Susan and John Singer, the Friends of Covent Garden and The Royal Opera House Endowment Fund.