Simon Boccanegra

Ildebrando D'Arcangelo - 'An opera singer is like a priest'
The Italian is back at Covent Garden in the title role of Il turco in Italia. Just don't call him a bass-baritone...
Simon Boccanegra (Royal Opera House)
So absorbing is Simon Boccanegra that it's easy to forget we're watching an opera. Verdi's moving tale of paternity and politics is a remarkable fusion of music and drama, and it ...