Royal Opera

Gerard Jones, opera director: 'Not angry, just gagging'
The director of La Tragédie de Carmen for the Royal Opera: "I'm old-school"
Soprano Jennifer France: 'Another nice top F'
Glyndebourne's Ophelia in her own words. "It's hard out there."
Review: La Tragédie de Carmen (Wilton's Music Hall)
The Royal Opera's young artists in Peter Brook's reduction of Bizet's opera
Review: La bohème (Royal Opera House)
Richard Jones's new production of Puccini's opera may yet become a classic
The secret life of theatres: London's stages like you've never seen them before
Following the release of a beautiful new book on London's theatres, writer Michael Coveney explains some of the gems he and photographer Peter Dazeley discovered
Review: Don Carlo (Royal Opera House)
Verdi's opera of love and politics returns in Nicholas Hytner's production
Review: Madama Butterfly (Royal Opera House)
Emotional extremity as Ermonela Jaho delves fearlessly into Puccini's tragedy
Full line-up of Southbank's Alchemy festival announced
The festival of south Asian culture runs in London in May
Review: Adriana Lecouvreur (Royal Opera House)
Angela Gheorghiu marks her 25th season at Covent Garden with a return to Cilea's tragedy
Review: Il trovatore (Royal Opera House)
Verdi's dark drama returns to Covent Garden with a fourth cast, and they excel