OPERA



A mix of new productions and revivals for Glyndebourne 2014
By Mark Valencia · 27 Aug 2013

Next summer the Sussex Downs will once again be alive to the sound of music - and the pop of champagne corks

Richard Angas, ENO's Mikado, dies aged 71
By Mark Valencia · 21 Aug 2013
Distinguished bass collapses during rehearsals for Opera North's production of Peter Grimes
ENO chief executive Loretta Tomasi steps down
By Mark Valencia · 19 Jul 2013
In a surprise move that will add to the chatter over policy and management at cash-strapped English National Opera, Loretta Tomasi has announced that after ten years with the company she will ...
Opera North announces 2013-2014 season
By Editorial Staff · 7 May 2013
Opera North's newly confirmed programme for September 2013 to July 2014 is an interesting response to these belt-tightening days in the arts, especially in a subsidy-dependent area like opera. ...
Terry Gilliam & Simon McBurney return to ENO for 2013-14 season
By Theo Bosanquet · 2 May 2013
Terry Gilliam and Simon McBurney are returning to direct for English National Opera as part of a newly-announced season.Monty Python star Gilliam will stage a production Berlioz's Benvenuto Cellin
Programme announced for 2013 Edinburgh International Festival
By Theo Bosanquet · 12 Mar 2013
This year's Edinburgh International Festival (EIF), which runs in the Scottish capital from 9 August to 1 September, will be themed around the relationship between art and technology. ...
Jonathan Miller to direct at Dorset opera festival
By Simon Cole · 9 Feb 2013
Dorset Opera has announced its 2013 Festival programme, which includes Verdi’s La traviata, to be directed by Sir Jonathan Miller. The Festival, which runs from 24-27 July, celebrates t
Whatsonstage.com Awards 2013: Have your say on the year in opera
By Editorial Staff · 7 Dec 2012
After the phenomenal success of last year's first-ever Opera Poll on Whatsonstage.com when in excess of 1000 of you voted, I'm delighted to announce that it’s back and will now become a regula
OperaUpClose's La bohème extends booking period at Charing Cross
By Editorial Staff · 16 Nov 2012
On Wednesday (14 November 2012), OperaUpClose's production of La bohème celebrated its 370th performance with a gala opening at the Charing Cross Theatre. It has also been announced that
Performance cancelled after tragic death of opera singer
By Paul Couch · 31 Oct 2012
A performance of Antonin Dvorak’s Rusalka at the Theatre Royal, Norwich, has been cancelled as a mark of respect following the tragic death of Glyndbourne Opera baritone Robert Poulton in