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Król Roger Digital Programme

Use promo code "roger" to claim your digital programme, which contains specially selected films, articles, pictures and features to bring you closer to the production.


Supported by Nesta, Arts & Humanities Research Council and public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.

Production photographs

A gallery of photographs of the production

The Story

A full synopsis of this production

Live cast

WATCH: Antonio Pappano on the music of Król Roger

EXCLUSIVE FILM: Conductor Antonio Pappano discusses the music of Król Roger

The Will to Power and the Will to Live

John Lloyd Davies, the production's dramaturg, introduces some of its themes

Watch: Kasper Holten on Król Roger

Director Kasper Holten discusses the treasures of early 20th-century opera and staging Karol Szymanowski’s Król Roger

Opera Essentials: Król Roger

Our quick guide to Szymanowski’s sumptuous opera on self-control and desire.