Simon Keenlyside

Rigoletto (Royal Opera House)
David McVicar's dark production of Verdi's ever-popular opera returns in a strongly-cast revival that is not without problems
Faust (Royal Opera House)
Gounod's unashamedly lyrical version of Goethe's poem returns to Covent Garden with Calleja, Terfel and Keenlyside
Wozzeck (Royal Opera)
Alban Berg's darker-than-dark adaptation of B├╝chner's Woyzeck makes a musically incandescent return to Covent Garden