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.
13 May 2015
Composers have been inspired by everything about the French capital – from its seediness to its troubled political history – but most of all by its air of romance.
John Copley's iconic production of La bohème to be given send off with special farewell event on 23 May 2015
18 March 2015
Celebration on first night of final run will look back at a production that has seen performances by many opera greats.
ROH productions including Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and La bohème on Sky Arts during Spring 2015
16 March 2015
A number of Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions will be broadcast on Sky Arts over the coming months.
2 December 2014
Andrea Chénier, La bohème, Die Zauberflöte and others on Opera on 3.
24 November 2014
19th-century opera is renowned for its depiction of intense love affairs.
16 October 2014
Dancer Melissa Hamilton, soprano Elizabeth Watts, Kevin O’Hare and others celebrate the start of the new Season.