Colin Judson

Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream (Glyndebourne)
Benjamin Britten's magical operatic version of Shakespeare's play, revived in Peter Hall's production
The Cunning Little Vixen (Glyndebourne)
Melly Still's colourful production of Janáček's operatic fable in a loving revival
Akhnaten (London Coliseum)
Thirty years after staging its UK premiere, ENO returns to Philip Glass's Pharaoh opera
Saul (Glyndebourne - tour)
Glyndebourne's staging of Handel's oratorio earns five stars for a second time
Die Zauberflöte (Royal Opera House) - 'shimmering'
David McVicar's ever-popular staging of The Magic Flute returns in fine fettle