OPERA



Shadwell takes its place at pocket opera's top table

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

Cash-strapped ENO cancels co-production with Bristol Old Vic

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

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

Madam Butterfly returns to the Royal Albert Hall next year

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

Opera Holland Park unveils its 2015 season

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

Glyndebourne announces its 2015 season

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

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

Sir George Christie, former Chairman of Glyndebourne, dies at 80

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