5 January 2016
The British comedian will star in one of two additional roles in Mariame Clément’s production of Chabrier’s comic opera alongside French actor Jean-Luc Vincent.
Watch: ‘If you think of a football team, the conductor is a coach and a player all at once’ – Semyon Bychkov on his return to Covent Garden
18 December 2015
The Russian conducts The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House in Kasper Holten’s Eugene Onegin
10 December 2015
Backstage films from the live relay of Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci, including rehearsal footage and exclusive interviews.
9 October 2015
The first post-war production of Wagner's opera at Covent Garden had a chilly reception from the press, but provided opportunities for some remarkable emerging talent.
24 August 2015
A number of recent Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions will be shown on Sky Arts over the coming months.
26 June 2015
New production of Gluck's most popular work features the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, conducted by John Eliot Gardiner.
11 June 2015
Backstage films from the 2015 live relay of La bohème, including rehearsal footage and exclusive interviews.
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.
16 May 2015
Films from the live stream of Karol Szymanowski's sumptuous opera Król Roger, including rehearsal footage and exclusive interviews.
6 May 2015
The Opera Machine — an extraordinary 17-camera view of the theatrical process — wins in the Creative Communication category.