OPERA


Podcasts


Review: Tosca (Hackney Empire and tour)
An uneven new production of Puccini's popular shocker heads out round Britain
Alexander James Edwards - Italian tenor, made in England
The star of ETO's Tosca talks frankly about his voice, his career and life on the road
Review: The Winter's Tale (London Coliseum)
English National Opera's newly-commissioned opera is a triumph for Rory Kinnear
Review: Cinderella (La Cenerentola) (Leeds Grand Theatre and tour)
Ingenious comedy in Opera North's entertaining account of Rossini's opera
Review: Hansel and Gretel (Leeds Grand Theatre and tour)
Opera North's creatively dazzling reinvention of a much-loved family opera
Review: The Snow Maiden (Leeds Grand Theatre and tour)
Opera North brings a rare but tuneful Russian favourite to UK audiences
Review: Madam Butterfly (Wales Millennium Centre and tour)
Welsh National Opera revives Joachim Herz's ancient production for its spring tour
Review: Le Vin herbé (Wales Millennium Centre and tour)
Swiss composer Frank Martin's version of the Tristan legend is very different from Wagner's
Review: La bohème (Wales Millennium Centre and tour)
Annabel Arden's production of Puccini's tragic masterpiece returns to WNO
Review: The Pirates of Penzance (London Coliseum)
Mike Leigh's reverential production of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic opera returns