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Articles tagged with "donkey"

Trade Secrets: How do you train a chicken?

24 July 2015

Never mind the singers — the real stars of Francesca Zambello’s colourful production of Carmen are a charming horse, a docile donkey and four unflappable chickens.

The A-Z of Richard Strauss: E is for Esel

11 March 2014

A donkey ('Esel' in German) was the leftfield subject of Strauss's comic final opera, Des Esels Schatten.

Animal Antics at the Royal Opera House

14 November 2013

The stage careers of The Royal Opera’s furry friends.