3 February 2014
There are already at least 40 operatic adaptations of the Faust legend, so why has The Royal Opera commissioned two more?
9 January 2014
Mozart's famous anti-hero isn't opera's only irresistible charmer.
20 November 2013
Supervisor Cheryl Knight speaks to BBC Radio 4 and reveals how shoes are key to a great on stage performance.
6 November 2013
Head of Music for The Royal Opera to replace John Eliot Gardiner.
14 October 2013
Welsh soprano to replace Sally Matthews in the role of Countess Almaviva.
3 October 2013
David McVicar’s epic production of Berlioz's opera stars Olivier Award winning Bryan Hymel.
From celebrity chefs to Hollywood stars: Verdi’s far-reaching influence, as shown on ‘Desert Island Discs ’
25 September 2013
The BBC Radio 4 archive reveals Verdi is a top choice for famous castaways from across the globe.
23 September 2013
As The Royal Opera revives Elektra, we explore other examples of legends on the lyric stage.
17 September 2013
A selection of audience tweets about David McVicar's production of Mozart's opera.
16 September 2013
A guide to Mozart's classic comedy.