Royal Opera

Review: Oreste (Wilton's Music Hall)
The Royal Opera's young artists are put through the wringer in a misguided Handel production
Review: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Royal Opera House)
A final revival for the Royal Opera's venerable staging of Offenbach's grand opera.
Review: The Nose (Royal Opera House)
Shostakovich's satirical comic opera reaches the Covent Garden stage for the first time
Review: Così fan tutte (Royal Opera House)
A fussy new production, lethargically conducted, is saved by its fine young cast
Review: Il barbiere di Siviglia (Royal Opera House)
Rossini's best-loved opera survives a patchy Covent Garden revival
Show Boat leads UK Theatre Award nominations
Sir Ian McKellen will receive this year's award for Outstanding Contribution to British Theatre
Oliver Mears takes over at the Royal Opera
The artistic director of NI Opera lands the biggest job in UK lyric theatre
Il trovatore (Royal Opera House)
Verdi's revenge melodrama returns to Covent Garden in all its g(l)ory
Werther (Royal Opera House)
Massenet's intimate romance is the ideal star vehicle for a diva, a divo and a maestro
Nabucco (Royal Opera House)
The pageant-opera returns, distinguished by a star performance from a true Verdi baritone