Opera News

Liam Tamne joins Phantom of the Opera cast from September
By Editorial Staff · 23 Jul 2014 · London, West End

Also joining the long-running show will be West End debutants Alicia Beck and John Ellis

Daniel Day-Lewis, Damian Lewis and John Barrowman in Queen's Birthday Honours
By Theo Bosanquet · 14 Jun 2014 · Nationwide

Other theatre names recognised today include Young Vic artistic director David Lan and Fringe chief executive Kath Mainland

Placido Domingo leads tenth anniversary West End Live line up, Miss Saigon debuts
By Theo Bosanquet · 2 Jun 2014 · London, West End

The free outdoor event is the largest of its kind in the world

Sir George Christie, former Chairman of Glyndebourne, dies at 80
By Mark Valencia · 7 May 2014 · London

The festival's president and son of its founder, Sir John Christie, dies on the eve of the 80th anniversary season

Young Vic announces Fevered Sleep's Dusk and Katie Mitchell's Way Back Home
By Jay Julier · 30 Apr 2014 · London, Off-West End

The productions for children will play the Maria studio this winter

ENO makes musical theatre commitment, Mike Leigh directs Pirates of Penzance
By Mark Valencia · 29 Apr 2014 · London, West End

Fresh ideas and intriguing projects as English National Opera recalibrates itself with an enterprising new season

Opera at the BBC Proms 2014
By Simon Thomas · 25 Apr 2014 · London

We'll have fewer operas at the Proms this year, but those there are promise to be especially memorable

BBC promises 'strongest commitment to the arts in a generation'
By Theo Bosanquet · 25 Mar 2014 · London

Nicholas Hytner and Vicky Featherstone have been appointed to advisory roles at the organisation