James Creswell

Review: The Snow Maiden (Leeds Grand Theatre and tour)
Opera North brings a rare but tuneful Russian favourite to UK audiences
Review: Don Giovanni (London Coliseum)
English National Opera's shortened season opens with a new Don Giovanni from Richard Jones
Der Ring des Nibelungen (Leeds Town Hall and tour)
Opera North's ambitious project to tour a complete Ring cycle is triumphantly fulfilled
Norma (London Coliseum)
English National Opera imports Opera North's 2012 staging of Bellini's bel canto masterpiece
The Magic Flute (London Coliseum)
Simon McBurney's Complicite Mozart returns to English National Opera in a joyous revival
The Force of Destiny (London Coliseum)
A new star shines in English National Opera's sombre staging of La forza del destino
The Mastersingers of Nuremberg (London Coliseum)
Richard Jones revisits his 2010 WNO triumph in a majestic restaging for English National Opera
The Coronation of Poppea (Opera North - tour)
By Ron Simpson
Monteverdi's amoral study of an immoral couple is given a knockout production by Opera North
Opera North announces 2014-15 season
By Ron Simpson
New season promises a broad range of old & new work including a new production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro and a revival of Smetana's The Bartered Bride.