The Royal Opera House

Simon Shibambu as Pietro (c) ROH 2018. Photography by Clive Barda
Clive Barda / ROH/WFMT

Airs Saturday, June 15, 2019, at 12 noon. The WFMT Radio Network is pleased to continue its American Opera Series with nine productions from The Royal Opera House in Partnership with the European Broadcasting Union and the BBC. This week we present Simon Boccanegra (in Italian) by Giuseppe Verdi.

Stefan Vinke as Siegfried, Nina Stemme as Brünnhilde (C) ROH 2018. Photographed by Bill Cooper
Bill Cooper / ROH

Airs Saturday, June 8, 2019, at 12 noon. The WFMT Radio Network is pleased to continue its American Opera Series with nine productions from The Royal Opera House in Partnership with the European Broadcasting Union and the BBC. This week we present Siegfried, Part III of 'The Ring of the Nibelung' (in German) by Richard Wagner.

Airs Saturday, June 22, 2018, at 12 noon. Our opera season continues this summer The Royal Opera  House of London's production of George Benjamin’s Lessons in Love and Violence. This production stars Stéphane Degout as King, Barbara Hannigan as Isabel, Gyula Orendt as Gaveston, and Peter Hoare as Mortimer. this performance also features Samuel Boden, Jennifer France, Krisztina Szabó, and Andri Björn Robertson. George Benjamin conducts this production by the The Royal Opera House of London.