Our favourites of the undisputed kings of opera, from Idomeneo to Peter Grimes via Siegfried and Otello.
News and features regarding ‘Götterdämmerung by Keith Warner’
- 20 June 2017
- 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.
- 5 December 2014
Curses, seduction and murder are just the tip of the iceberg.
- 19 November 2014
Though always a controversial figure, this German composer revolutionized music.
- 24 June 2014
Opera has always flirted with catastrophic events. We look at how opera composers and directors have faced the apocalypse.
Fire on all sides! Descend on a cloud! Singing fish-children!: Opera’s most challenging stage directions12 February 2014
Opera has long pushed the boundaries of what's possible on stage.
- 24 September 2012
As the curtain goes up on Keith Warner's production, a guide to Wagner's epic operatic cycle.