What did you think of Philip Glass's operatic adaptation of Franz Kafka's classic novel?
News and features regarding ‘The Trial by Michael McCarthy’
- 13 October 2014
- 10 October 2014
The American composer tells BBC Radio 4 why audiences shouldn't worry about musical theory, and the importance of government funding.
- 9 October 2014
In his most famous stories this iconic author explored the relentless tedium of working life.
- 30 September 2014
Our quick guide to this world premiere, based on Franz Kafka's novel.
- 29 September 2014
Glass’s music – love it or hate it – has had a profound effect on wider pop culture.
Watch: Philip Glass introduces The Trial - ‘It's a wise-comedy that goes right to the heart of social questions'1 August 2014
The acclaimed composer discusses his new opera, based on Kafka’s classic novel, and reveals the composing 'tricks' he uses when writing.
- 11 July 2014
Director Michael McCarthy and librettist Christopher Hampton discuss Glass’s new pocket opera.