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WhatsOnStage Opera competition - win two tickets to Glyndebourne!
@WOSOpera celebrates the launch of its Twitter account with the chance to win two tickets to the UK's premier opera festival
Glyndebourne on screen
By Mark Valencia and Keith McDonnell
80 glorious years doubly celebrated - on TV by BBC4 and in a new DVD
Britten in the Park - a company first
Opera Holland Park stages The Turn of the Screw alongside its customary Puccini and Bellini
Glyndebourne - then and now
As the new Glyndebourne season begins, we place this year's 80th anniversary programme in its historical context
Rehearsal Pics: Glyndebourne's Eugene Onegin
We take a look into the rehearsal room of the show, part of this year's Festival at Glyndebourne
Opera North announces 2014-15 season
By Ron Simpson
New season promises a broad range of old & new work including a new production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro and a revival of Smetana's The Bartered Bride.
Peter Grimes at La Scala, Milan
Richard Jones takes an uncompromising view of Britten's greatest opera in his La Scala staging, which is now available on DVD and Blu-Ray.
The Royal Opera - coming to a cinema near you
Tickets? Check. Pepsi? Check. Popcorn? Check. Hop on the bus then – we're off to the opera
Grimes gets the big screen treatment
The most talked-about celebration of composer Benjamin Britten's centenary arrives in UK cinemas. Take a sou'wester
Daniel Slater directs Mozart at Garsington
Daniel Slater Affable, relaxed and knowledgeable, Daniel Slater may seem easy-going but his mind races when he waxes lirico about opera. Those synapses crackle with creative ...