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Streamed live on Dec 6, 2016
Join us live as we explore Robert Carsen's new Royal Opera production of Richard Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier. We've curated a selection of bonus features and interviews on our site for anyone who would like to delve deeper following the Insight broadcast: http://bit.ly/ROHrosenkavalier
Director of Opera Kasper Holten will interview American soprano Renée Fleming about taking on the role of the Marschallin, a princess who seduces a much younger lover in the Count Octavian.
Professor Margaret Reynold from Queen Mary, University of London will join the event to discuss the historical context of the work, which had its premiere in Dresden, Germany in 1911.
Later in the evening, director Robert Carsen, whose previous productions for The Royal Opera include Falstaff and Dialogues des Carmélites, will provide further details of his new production. Carsen will also take part in a Q&A with members of the audience and those watching at home – send in your questions via Twitter using #ROHrosenkavalier.