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The Trial (Royal Opera House)
By Mark Valencia · 12 Oct 2014

Music Theatre Wales has commissioned Philip Glass and Christopher Hampton for its latest operatic project

Alcina (Barbican)
By Simon Thomas · 12 Oct 2014

Three great mezzos lead an all-star cast in Handel's late masterpiece

La traviata (Glyndebourne Tour)
By Katherine Cooper · 6 Oct 2014

Tom Cairns's new production hot-foots it from the Festival to the Glyndebourne Tour

La finta giardiniera (Glyndebourne Tour)
By Mark Valencia · 6 Oct 2014

An early opera by the teenage Mozart is given an outstanding revival for the Autumn tour

The Coronation of Poppea (Opera North - tour)
By Ron Simpson · 6 Oct 2014

Monteverdi's amoral study of an immoral couple is given a knockout production by Opera North

Welsh National Opera announces its 70th birthday plans - two years early
By Mark Valencia · 3 Oct 2014

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

The Girl of the Golden West (London Coliseum)
By Mark Valencia · 3 Oct 2014

Puccini's gold rush western returns to ENO after a 50-year absence

Madam Butterfly returns to the Royal Albert Hall next year
By Ben Hewis · 2 Oct 2014

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

The Marriage of Figaro (King's Head Theatre)
By Mark Valencia · 30 Sep 2014

For the final production at its Islington base, OperaUpClose tackles Mozart's supreme masterpiece

La traviata (Opera North - tour)
By Ron Simpson · 28 Sep 2014

A brand-new production of Verdi's most popular opera is unveiled at Leeds Grand Theatre