TV Presenter Kirsten O’Brien has never been to the opera. Never! So, we’re on a mission to make sure she does.
She’s selected Benjamin Britten’s Billy Budd as her first opera. It’s got a lot going for it as she found out when she went behind the scenes at rehearsals.
Watch, enjoy and share!
Caligula opens on May 25th at ENO. Benedict Andrew’s production of Detlev Glanert’s opera promises to be amazing.
But who was Caligula? Do we really know that much about him?
Mary Beard gives us a good insight into the person and character of Caligula in three short films.
Part one: Power and Assassination
Part two: Was Caligula misunderstood?
Part three: Caligula; the beginning…