20 June 2017
Our favourites of the undisputed kings of opera, from Idomeneo to Peter Grimes via Siegfried and Otello.
Claus Guth’s production of Die Frau ohne Schatten wins Best Opera at The South Bank Sky Arts Awards 2015
8 June 2015
Richard Strauss’s dark fairytale honoured at a ceremony held at The Savoy Hotel in London, last night.
27 April 2015
The awards, now in their third year, celebrate excellence in opera and provide bursaries for emerging talent.
31 March 2015
Claus Guth’s production of Strauss’s exotic fairytale and the extraordinary multi-camera view of Die Walküre nominated for awards.
27 March 2015
A host of Royal Opera-affiliated artists have been shortlisted.
17 February 2015
Composers have long used magical settings to tell moving, profound and very human stories.
18 July 2014
While the Opera and Ballet Companies are away, work goes into preparing the scores for the new Season.
13 June 2014
Richard Strauss was renowned for writing for the soprano voice. Here's a brief guide to some of our favourite roles.
27 March 2014
Seven Royal Opera productions will be broadcast including Die Frau ohne Schatten, Faust and Manon Lescaut.
24 March 2014
Semyon Bychkov conducts Richard Strauss’s mighty opera, starring Johan Botha, Emily Magee and Johan Reuter.