OPERA


Podcasts


Natalya Romaniw in her mother tongue
By Katherine Cooper
We turn the screw on Glyndebourne's Governess as the autumn tour draws to a close
Albert Herring (Upstairs at the Gatehouse)
Britten's chamber piece well served by Hampstead Garden Opera
Hanna Hipp, Mozart mezzo
By Katherine Cooper
Rising singer currently on tour in Glyndebourne's scintillating La finta giardiniera
L'elisir d'amore (Royal Opera House)
Grigolo and Terfel headline a classy revival of this Covent Garden favourite
Lucy Crowe discusses her glittering career
British soprano Lucy Crowe is one of opera's brightest stars. We caught up with her as she prepares to sing Adina with The Royal Opera
Glare (Royal Opera House)
A new sci-fi opera rescued from bathos by its musical excellence
Shadwell takes its place at pocket opera's top table
London's innovative young opera company raises funds for its future projects
Cash-strapped ENO cancels co-production with Bristol Old Vic
Monteverdi's Orfeo would have been the company's first production outside London in years
Les Martyrs (Royal Festival Hall)
Donizetti's Parisian revamp of his earlier Poliuto in a triumphant resurrection by Opera Rara
Idomeneo (Royal Opera House)
Mozart's opera seria comes startlingly alive in a controversial new production at Covent Garden