Royal Opera House

A night of operatic Pleasure
Tonight sees the opening of Mark Simpson's new touring chamber opera
Tannhäuser (Royal Opera House)
Tim Albery's staging of Wagner's opera returns, finely conducted but unevenly cast
Full details of Olivier Awards ceremony announced
By Will Longman
The awards are celebrating their 40th anniversary with exclusive performances and a star-studded guest list
The Importance of Being Earnest (Barbican Theatre)
The Royal Opera revives Gerald Barry's madcap opera to dazzling effect
Olivier Awards to be broadcast on ITV
This year's ceremony will be broadcast in full
Boris Godunov (Royal Opera House)
Bryn Terfel headlines a gripping account of Mussorgsky's opera at Covent Garden
ENO Chorus and Orchestra lead the Olivier opera nominations
Awards beckon for the beleaguered St Martin's Lane company
Il trittico (Royal Opera House)
Richard Jones's production returns to Covent Garden in its first revival
Michael Coveney: A chorus of disapproval at the ENO
Following the opening of Norma, Michael Coveney reflects on the controversy surrounding the English National Opera
L'√Čtoile (Royal Opera House)
Chabrier's comic opera makes its first appearance at Covent Garden