9 December 2014
Verdi’s music for the chorus ‘Ve’, se di notte’ shows how laughter can be used to heighten tragedy.
5 December 2014
Curses, seduction and murder are just the tip of the iceberg.
2 December 2014
Andrea Chénier, La bohème, Die Zauberflöte and others on Opera on 3.
25 November 2014
The Maltese tenor on his musical upbringing, the challenges of opera stardom, and the role he would still love to tackle.
17 November 2014
Join us in the Clore Studio Upstairs for an exciting introduction to our Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions.
8 June 2014
Political and moral agendas have seen some of history’s greatest composers put under pressure to change their work.
23 May 2014
The director discusses the love affairs, political conflicts and rebellions of Verdi’s tragedy.
30 March 2014
Highlights include a new production of Andrea Chénier starring Jonas Kaufmann, a new production of Verdi’s tragic Un ballo in maschera and The Royal Ballet in John Cranko’s emotionally charged Onegin.