12 February 2016
The German stage designer discusses the challenges of designing sets and costumes for Chabrier’s bonkers comic opera.
3 February 2016
Drinking songs such as La traviata’s famous Brindisi are just the start of opera's songs describing action.
1 February 2016
The conductor explored the music of relatively unknown composer Emmanuel Chabrier with the help of two principal cast members.
25 January 2016
The composer of L’Étoile was highly respected by his musical and painterly peers, including Debussy, Stravinsky and Manet.
22 January 2016
Chabrier’s wonderful song of youthful dreaming makes history's neglect of the composer all the more surprising.
19 January 2016
Our quick introduction to Chabrier’s delightfully silly opera.
16 September 2015
French director Mariame Clément on why Chabrier’s opera may surprise London audiences.