Royal Opera

Moses und Aron (Welsh National Opera)
By Keith McDonnell · 26 Jul 2014

50 years since its last Covent Garden appearance, Schoenberg's opera returns courtesy of WNO

Fancy a movie? Let's go to the opera...
By Mark Valencia · 15 Jul 2014

Cinema relays are a revolution in broadening access to theatre, and 40% of the audiences are for opera

La bohème (Royal Opera House)
By Mark Valencia · 10 Jul 2014

Puccini's most popular opera returns to Covent Garden in John Copley's 40-year-old staging

Maria Stuarda (Royal Opera House)
By Mark Valencia · 6 Jul 2014

Joyce DiDonato dazzles the ear in Donizetti's operatic retelling of Schiller's play

Ariadne auf Naxos (Royal Opera House)
By Keith McDonnell · 29 Jun 2014

Karita Mattila makes a thrilling role debut as Ariadne in the Royal Opera's revival of Strauss's opera

Manon Lescaut (Royal Opera House)
By Mark Valencia · 18 Jun 2014

Puccini's break-through opera returns to Covent Garden after a thirty-year absence

Die Frau ohne Schatten (Royal Opera House)
By Mark Valencia · 15 Mar 2014

Strauss's psychological fairy tale brilliantly staged by Claus Guth on his Covent Garden debut

Anna Netrebko withdraws from the Royal Opera's Faust - updated
By Mark Valencia · 28 Feb 2014

The revolving doors continue to spin as Covent Garden loses another major artist

The Royal Opera fields super-subs for Scarpia
By Mark Valencia · 27 Feb 2014

The second cast of this year's Tosca gains a couple of starry villains

Manon (Royal Opera)
By Mark Valencia · 15 Jan 2014

Massenet's sumptuously romantic epic of doomed love returns to Covent Garden