24 November 2017
Known for her thought-provoking and highly individual theatre productions, how has director Katie Mitchell shaped The Royal Opera's production of Lucia?
20 November 2017
Lucia’s famous 'mad scene' is just one part of an opera full of spectacular singing, gripping gothic drama and beautiful orchestral music.
3 November 2017
Soprano Lisette Oropesa explores the vocal challenges of Donizetti's tragic masterpiece.
11 April 2016
One of all opera's most dramatic scenes, this beautiful and complex ensemble is perhaps Donizetti's finest moment.
9 March 2016
Our quick introduction to Katie Mitchell’s new production of Donizetti’s violent tragedy.
7 October 2015
The director discusses her vision of Donizetti's opera as a tale of drama, jeopardy and feminism.
27 January 2014
Captivating choreography and gripping storytelling come together in a pivotal moment in ballet history.