Victoria and Albert Museum - Opera: Passion, Power and Politics

V&A and the Royal Opera House present a landmark exhibition exploring the vivid story of opera from its origins in late-Renaissance Italy to the present day.
 
Until February 25, 2018
 
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Ensemble in 'Spaceship' at the dress rehearsal of Einstein on the Beach, Philip Glass in collaboration with Robert Wilson, 2013, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles. © Lawrence K. Ho/ Los Angeles Times/Getty Images
 
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Nadja Michael as Salome, photograph by Robbie Jack/Corbis via Getty Images, 2008, Royal Opera House, London. © Robbie Jack – Corbis/Corbis Entertainmen/Getty Images
 
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'Milano' from the series 'Fratelli d’Italia’, Matthias Schaller, 2005 – 2016. © Matthias Schaller
 
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Music in the Tuileries Garden, oil painting, Edouard Manet, 1861 – 62. National Gallery NG3260. © The National Gallery, London/Scala, Florence
 
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A Box at the Theatre des Italiens, Eva Gonzalès, oil painting, 1874, France. © Musée d'Orsay, dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Patrice Schmidt
 

 
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