15 June 2019
The Italian director’s Royal Opera productions included a much-loved Tosca
22 April 2019
The British soprano had particular associations with operas by Britten, Tippett and Strauss among others.
14 March 2018
Full of energy, passion and tenderness, the music of Leoš Janáček is some of the most original in the 20th century.
16 January 2018
A quick guide to Richard Strauss's taboo-breaking and deliciously decadent opera.
22 December 2017
A quick guide to Monteverdi’s action-packed opera, based on one of the oldest stories in the world.
15 December 2017
A quick guide to this cinematic opera, packed with memorable tunes and propelled by a thriller-like plot.
24 November 2017
Known for her thought-provoking and highly individual theatre productions, how has director Katie Mitchell shaped The Royal Opera's production of Lucia?
14 November 2017
The Welsh designer, who worked regularly with both Graham Vick and Jonathan Kent at the Royal Opera House and elsewhere, has died suddenly.
19 October 2017
How to really make an entrance, on cue, whether you're an emperor, a priestess or a salesman.
11 September 2017
Richard Jones' hotly-anticipated new production opens The Royal Opera's 2017/18 Season.