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Subject:  Arts and humanities

Theatres of the world

Dossier about theatres around the world and the people who work there that shows what goes on behind the curtain.

Rows of seats

European theatres

El teatro Liceo Barcelona

Documentary showing everyday life at the Liceu in Barcelona and what goes into putting on a show, the staff involved and the work carried out.


Así es el Teatro Real por dentro

Video showing how things work inside the Teatro Real in Madrid.


Behind the scenes: life as an opera singer

Interview with Ermonela Jaho about life as an opera singer.


Giuseppe Verdi, Il trovatore (backstage)

Video in which the artistic director explains his vision of the opera Il Trovatore to the performers in the make-up room.


Die Wiener Staatsoper

Video that gives you a look at what goes on inside the Weiner Staatsoper.


Hinter den Kulissen - Die Zauberflöte

Video showing how things work backstage of a productions of The Magic Flute.


#WorldBalletDay 2019 - The Bolshoi Ballet LIVE

Video broadcast live at the Bolshoi featuring interviews and a behind-the-scenes peak at backstage rehearsals.


Paris Opera Ballet - Full Documentary

Opéra national de Paris documentary featuring interviews with dancers in the ballet Swan Lake.


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