29 March 2014
The award-winning poet has been blogging from rehearsals.
28 March 2014
A quick guide to Gounod's popular grand opera.
27 March 2014
Seven Royal Opera productions will be broadcast including Die Frau ohne Schatten, Faust and Manon Lescaut.
25 March 2014
The author of Wolf Hall on artistic pressures and what a pact with the devil might mean today.
21 March 2014
As we show a group of productions exploring the fascination of the Faust story we ask if the devil has the best tunes.
6 March 2014
Some of our favourite examples of the power of the unseen singer.
5 March 2014
Bulgarian and Greek sopranos to replace Anna Netrebko in the role of Marguerite.
4 March 2014
Poet and author joins rehearsals and performances for Faustian Pack series in March and April 2014.
Fire on all sides! Descend on a cloud! Singing fish-children!: Opera’s most challenging stage directions
12 February 2014
Opera has long pushed the boundaries of what's possible on stage.
6 February 2014
In his long career the German composer created some of the finest operas of the 20th century.