OPERA



Shadwell takes its place at pocket opera's top table
By Mark Valencia · 14 Nov 2014

London's innovative young opera company raises funds for its future projects

Cash-strapped ENO cancels co-production with Bristol Old Vic
By Mark Valencia · 11 Nov 2014

Monteverdi's Orfeo would have been the company's first production outside London in years

Welsh National Opera announces its 70th birthday plans - two years early
By Mark Valencia · 3 Oct 2014

WNO declares its hand, the first major company to unveil its 2015-16 season

Madam Butterfly returns to the Royal Albert Hall next year
By Ben Hewis · 2 Oct 2014

Puccini's tragic love story is to be revived for just 20 performances from 26 February 2015

Opera Holland Park unveils its 2015 season
By Mark Valencia · 16 Sep 2014

At last we know what will be playing in London's canopied opera house next summer. It's been worth the wait.

Sweeney Todd starring Emma Thompson and Bryn Terfel confirmed for ENO, March 2015
By Rosie Bannister · 16 Sep 2014

The production will run for 13 performances from 30 March 2015

Glyndebourne announces its 2015 season
By Mark Valencia · 25 Aug 2014

Next year's festival will offer an imaginative mix of revivals and new productions

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

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

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

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