6 July 2017
References to China, Chinese theatre and Eastern imagery run through Andrei Serban's production of Turandot.
6 June 2017
The tenor shares the thrill of pushing his acting talents and vocal ability to the limit in the 'perfect Verdi opera'.
25 May 2017
The ROH has been home to major opera premieres dating all the way back to our first resident composer Handel – as material from ROH Collections shows.
10 May 2017
Secretly mouthing the singers' cues from a cramped, hidden box, the job of a prompter is often unfairly overlooked.
28 April 2017
From dastardly demons to boozy brothel owners – we give the low-down on opera’s best bass roles.
What does it all mean? Searching for answers to Thomas Adès's brain-scrambling The Exterminating Angel
27 April 2017
The surreal film by Luis Buñuel that inspired Adès' third opera offers some intriguing clues.
26 April 2017
A flock of sheep, a bear, a disembodied hand, set in an inescapable single room: how do you stage Thomas Adès’s sensational new opera?
21 April 2017
Tenor replaces Alfred Kim in the role of Calaf.
18 April 2017
Soprano replaces Dinara Alieva singing the role of Liù in Puccini's opera.
5 April 2017
Details of The Royal Opera’s 2017/18 Season have been announced.