OPERA


Podcasts


Douglas Boyd and Garsington Opera: 'It's every day of my life'
The artistic director on this year's festival and his ambitious plans for the future
Pelléas et Mélisande (Wales Millennium Centre - tour)
A many-layered new production of Debussy's mysterious romance from Welsh National Opera
La bohème (Royal Opera House)
The venerable John Copley production of Puccini's classic returns in its final revival
Carmen (Glyndebourne)
David McVicar's richly detailed production of Bizet's opera returns for another run
Poliuto (Glyndebourne)
Donizetti's forgotten opera is a memorable first for the Glyndebourne Festival
Carmen (London Coliseum)
ENO's first revival of Spanish director Calixto Bieito's richly flavoured production
La traviata (Royal Opera House)
Richard Eyre's production of Verdi's romantic opera returns in its 12th revival
Glyndebourne's 2015 season opens with a bel canto marvel
Donizetti's Poliuto, a.k.a. Les Martyrs, gets a rare UK production
Betrayal: A polyphonic crime drama (Village Underground)
An immersion into the music and murderous life of Carlo Gesualdo
Andrew Shore - the very model of a modern major-general
English National Opera's star baritone on surtitles, Mastersingers and working with Mike Leigh