25 June 2014
A quick guide to Donizetti's blistering Tudor drama, which pits Mary Queen of Scots against Elizabeth I.
23 June 2014
A quick guide to Strauss's sparkling tragi-comedic opera.
11 June 2014
How Robert Carsen's production drives home the real tragedy behind Poulenc's powerful masterpiece.
30 May 2014
A quick guide to The Royal Ballet's new mixed programme, featuring classic works by Ashton and Robbins as well as a world premiere from Alastair Marriott.
29 May 2014
Jonathan Kent and Paul Brown's painstaking attention to detail almost matches Puccini's.
28 May 2014
A new theory about what creates our memories, personality and intellect has influenced Alastair Marriott's new ballet.
22 May 2014
A quick guide to Poulenc's powerful opera.
13 May 2014
Tragedy and transcendence in the finale of Poulenc's greatest work.
1 May 2014
A hypnotic moment of stillness in Puccini's operatic thriller.
22 April 2014
How the vernacular of Gounod’s era makes the work anything but trivial.