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Articles tagged with "Faust"

Opera Essentials: Faust

28 March 2014

A quick guide to Gounod's popular grand opera.

BBC Radio 3 broadcasts for spring and summer 2014

27 March 2014

Seven Royal Opera productions will be broadcast including Die Frau ohne Schatten, Faust and Manon Lescaut.



Hilary Mantel gets inside the head of Faust: 'The greatest terror is the terror of not knowing'

25 March 2014

The author of Wolf Hall on artistic pressures and what a pact with the devil might mean today.

Watch: John Fulljames introduces A Faustian Pack

21 March 2014

Programme includes two new works inspired by the Faust story: Luke Bedford’s Through His Teeth and Matthew Herbert’s The Crackle.

A devil of a good opera

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.

Introducing Chirp: An app that uses music to share data


15 March 2014

Composer Matthew Herbert makes use of the app in his opera The Crackle to add another layer to the performance experience.

Voices Off: Famous examples of offstage voices in opera

6 March 2014

Some of our favourite examples of the power of the unseen singer.

Cast confirmation: Sonya Yoncheva and Alexia Voulgaridou to sing in Faust

5 March 2014

Bulgarian and Greek sopranos to replace Anna Netrebko in the role of Marguerite.

Ruth Padel to be The Royal Opera’s first Writer in Residence

4 March 2014

Poet and author joins rehearsals and performances for Faustian Pack series in March and April 2014.

Opera Essentials: Die Frau ohne Schatten

12 February 2014

A quick guide to Richard Strauss and Hugo von Hofmannsthal's mystical masterpiece.

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