OPERA


Podcasts


La traviata (Soho Theatre)
Award-winning pocket company OperaUpClose turns its attention to Verdi's beloved tearjerker
The Immortal Hour (Finborough Theatre)
Rutland Boughton's half-forgotten opera is revived for its centenary
Rinaldo (Glyndebourne)
Robert Carsen takes the Crusades into the classroom as one of Handel's most tuneful operas is revived
Porgy and Bess (Open Air Theatre)
The great American opera spends Summertime livin' it easy in Regent's Park
Carlo Bergonzi (1924-2014)
Simon Thomas reflects on the passing of one of the 20th Century's greatest voices
Moses und Aron (Welsh National Opera)
50 years since its last Covent Garden appearance, Schoenberg's opera returns courtesy of WNO
Adriana Lecouvreur (Holland Park)
A rare outing for Cilea's romantic tunefest concludes this year's sun-kissed OHP festival in style
Joshua Hopkins - Glyndebourne's new Argante
'Colm Wilkinson in Les Misérables is the reason I discovered I could sing'
Der Rosenkavalier (Royal Albert Hall)
Glyndebourne's five-star triumph is repeated at the BBC Proms
Norma (Holland Park)
Bellini's bel canto classic in an arid staging, saved by some great singing