23 January 2018
'I find the skill of Strauss is awesome, it’s frightening how he paints those pictures with his music.'
Listen: Toby Spence on Die Zauberflöte – ‘I can't think of an opera that engages so wholeheartedly with humanity’s biggest questions’
13 February 2015
English tenor Toby Spence discusses the very essence of Mozart’s masterpiece.
3 November 2014
The Principal dancer on fulfilling a longtime aspiration in dancing Carlos Acosta’s Don Quixote
20 October 2014
We spoke to the conductor about his Royal Opera debut, Mozart, Verdi and his love of horses.
13 October 2014
The Music Director of The Royal Opera on opera in cinemas, the pressure on singers, and his thoughts on concept-led 'Regietheater'.
9 October 2014
We speak to one of the creators of new ballet Cassandra, and to a consultant psychiatrist, about understanding and representing psychosis on stage.
28 August 2014
Former editor of Heat magazine Julian Linley on the media's reaction to Anna Nicole Smith and how social media has turned the cameras on us all.
30 July 2014
Sarah Crompton talks about the company’s distinctive style and the dancers she’s looking forward to watching in summer 2014.
23 July 2014
The Royal Ballet Artistic Associate has made more ballets on the American dancer than on any other ballerina.
9 July 2014
Beauty, politics and violence in Donizetti’s historical opera.