Michael Levine

Tannhäuser (Royal Opera House)
Tim Albery's staging of Wagner's opera returns, finely conducted but unevenly cast
The Magic Flute (London Coliseum)
Simon McBurney's Complicite Mozart returns to English National Opera in a joyous revival
Michael Coveney: Will Mike Leigh's Pirates save the ENO?
The legendary director's new production got a muted critical reception but is a much-needed popular success
Between Worlds (Barbican Theatre)
English National Opera goes on its annual travels with a new opera depicting the events of 9/11