'Woolf Works', Royal Opera House
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Composer Richter on Virginia Woolf inspired ballet

He has been hailed as one of the most influential composers of his generation.

The Grammy nominated Max Richter has joined forces with the Royal Opera House for a new ballet, Woolf Works, based on the life of Virginia Woolf.

Known for his merging of classical music with modern technology, Richter is not only a composer but a pianist, producer and collaborator.

He has worked with choreographer Wayne McGregor on this latest collaboration, and he explained how the idea came about.

  • 12 May 2015
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