Most recent performance
There are currently no scheduled performances of Falstaff. It was last on stage 12 May 2012.
News and features
21 May 2015
The composer of La traviata, Macbeth and Otello consolidated and innovated the opera of his time.
24 April 2015
Look on the sunny side of opera with a handful of the art form’s jollier moments.
Young Artist profile: Luis Gomes – ‘To perform a lead role at the Royal Opera House is a moment you wait for your whole life’9 April 2015
Portuguese tenor on stepping up to perform at the last minute, making his debut in a lead role and converting his family to opera.
9 March 2015
Great savings for productions including Wayne McGregor's new full-length Royal Ballet work Woolf Works and the farewell run of John Copley's beloved production of Puccini's La bohème.
21 August 2014
Anna Nicole is just the tip of an iceberg – operas have long come with a sharp edge.
14 November 2013
The stage careers of The Royal Opera’s furry friends.