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Podcasts


Review: La Calisto (Saffron Hall and tour)
English Touring Opera captures and bottles the madness in Cavalli's Baroque comedy
Review: Ulysses' Homecoming (Saffron Hall and tour)
English Touring Opera has mounted a strongly cast account of Monteverdi's final opera.
Review: Billy Budd (Leeds Grand Theatre and tour)
Opera North launches a rousing new production of Britten's seafaring opera
Review: Don Giovanni (Glyndebourne and tour)
Duncan Rock's indisposition clears the way for an unforgettable role jump-in
Review: The Nose (Royal Opera House)
Shostakovich's satirical comic opera reaches the Covent Garden stage for the first time
Review: The Pearl Fishers (London Coliseum)
A night of nonsense with some great tunes: ENO grants a second revival to Bizet's opera
Glyndebourne: Pressing ‘Pause'
The new tour of Don Giovanni has a companion piece, Don Giovanni: Behind the Curtain
Review: Madama Butterfly (Glyndebourne and tour)
Musical riches but theatrical poverty in Glyndebourne's staging of Puccini's tear-jerker
Gillian Lynne: 'Phantom was Andrew Lloyd Webber's act of love'
Ahead of the 30th anniversary gala of The Phantom of the Opera, 90 year-old Dame Gillian Lynne talks about why she said yes to working on the show 30 years ago, why she won't be retiring any time soon and her other choreography musical masterpiece Cats
Review: Don Giovanni (London Coliseum)
English National Opera's shortened season opens with a new Don Giovanni from Richard Jones