20 June 2017
Our favourites of the undisputed kings of opera, from Idomeneo to Peter Grimes via Siegfried and Otello.
11 June 2015
Backstage films from the 2015 live relay of La bohème, including rehearsal footage and exclusive interviews.
10 June 2015
What did you think of our live relay of John Copley's production of Puccini's tragic romance?
3 June 2015
Share your recommendations of the show you think is perfect for a newcomer.
La bohème to be relayed live to cinemas around the world and BP Big Screens in the UK on 10 June 2015
2 June 2015
John Copley’s iconic production of Puccini’s opera stars Anna Netrebko and Joseph Calleja.
29 May 2015
Is clapping after an aria, pas de deux or solo an appropriate display of appreciation, or does it shatter the illusion of theatre?
Watch: Nicola Luisotti on Puccini – ‘You can learn more from one of Puccini’s scores than from books’
27 May 2015
The conductor discusses the composer’s deceptive genius, and how best to approach his operas.
24 May 2015
What did you think of the return of John Copley's production of Puccini's classic tragedy?
22 May 2015
The Royal Opera’s 1974 production, on its last outing this summer, took a revolutionary approach to realism onstage, spearheaded by Oman’s meticulously researched designs.
15 May 2015
Over 41 years, all the greats – including Plácido Domingo, Kiri Te Kanawa and Luciano Pavarotti – have performed in John Copley’s classic production.