Billy Budd

Opera review of the year
Our opera editor takes a personal look back at the UK scene in 2014
Alan Oke - from Grimes on the Beach to Anna Nicole
The doyen of psychological operatic acting discusses his career as a baritone-turned-tenor
Joshua Hopkins - Glyndebourne's new Argante
'Colm Wilkinson in Les Misérables is the reason I discovered I could sing'
Billy Budd (Glyndebourne)
Michael Grandage's 2010 staging of Benjamin Britten's opera returns to Glyndebourne to coincide with Britten's centenary year
Brief Encounter with... South African baritone Jacques Imbrailo
We caught up with Jacques Imbrailo as he prepares to reprise his critically acclaimed Billy Budd at Glyndebourne
Billy Budd
secret/heart's production of Billy Budd at the Southwark Playhouse features a strong central performance from Charlie Archer, and both delights and shocks
Opening: Menier's Color Purple, Chiwetel Ejiofor in A Season in the Congo and Josephine & I
By Editorial Staff
Among this week's major London theatre openings, in the West End and further afield, are The Color Purple at the Menier, Chiwetel Ejiofor in A Season in the Congo, Cush Jumbo's Josephine & I, and more: