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Articles tagged with "Backstage"

Your chance to sing with The Royal Opera

18 December 2012

Send us a clip of you singing 'Va Pensiero' from Nabucco and you could be part of our Royal Opera LIVE streaming day.

Behind the scenes in the Robert le diable Sitzprobe

3 December 2012

A glimpse into preparations for the return of Meyerbeer's forgotten gem.

Watch: Our new trailer for Will Tuckett's Wind in the Willows

10 November 2012

Kenneth Grahame's classic tale comes to the Linbury Studio in December.

Watch: Director Keith Warner on The Ring Cycle

25 October 2012

British Director talks about his inspiration and whether there is hope at the end of the Ring.

What’s it like to direct opera and ballet for the screen?

23 October 2012

Director Ross MacGibbon gives us a glimpse behind the scenes on the 2012/13 Cinema Season.

Watch: How pointe shoes are made

18 July 2012

Tour the Freed shoe factory with Royal Ballet dancers Leanne Cope and Nathalie Harrison.

Trade secret: Covering up tattoos

8 June 2012

Find out how our Make Up Department conceal artists' body art.

Watch: Behind the scenes in the Royal Opera House making departments

24 May 2012

From a gory severed head to dazzling tutus, our behind-the-scenes teams are always busy.

Fearsome beasts and fairy cakes

21 April 2012

A glimpse behind the scenes in the Props department.

Trade secrets: Real swords on stage

27 March 2012

Ballet Master and Principal Character Artist Christopher Saunders shares the secrets of swordsmanship on stage.

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