OPERA


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Review: Mitridate, re di Ponto (Royal Opera House)
A new generation of star singers in Covent Garden's venerable 1991 production
ENO back in the list of Arts Council's NPOs
English National Opera lost its National Portfolio status in 2015
Review: Ariadne auf Naxos (Glyndebourne)
The return of Katharina Thoma's controversial staging of Strauss's opera
Review: Otello (Royal Opera House)
Covent Garden's new production of Verdi's dark Shakespearean opera stars Jonas Kaufmann
Review: Jenůfa (West Horsley Place)
Grange Park Opera revives WNO's long-lived Katie Mitchell production
Review: Pelléas et Mélisande (Garsington Opera, Wormsley Estate)
Michael Boyd directs and the Philharmonia Orchestra plays Debussy's opera
Review: La rondine (Opera Holland Park)
London's own 'country house' company presents its third staging of Puccini's light-ish opera
Michael Boyd: 'Limitations are liberating'
The former RSC boss returns to Garsington Opera with a new production of Pelléas et Mélisande, Debussy's only full-length opera.
Review: Hamlet (Glyndebourne)
A new opera by Brett Dean is the centrepiece of this year's Glyndebourne festival
Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream (Snape Maltings)
Britten's irresistible Shakespeare opera opens the 70th Aldeburgh Festival