OPERA


Podcasts


Winners of 2016 WhatsOnStage Opera Poll
WhatsOnStage's opera editor Mark Valencia reveals the winners
The Best (and Worst) of Opera in 2015
Our critic reviews an eventful year in UK opera
Nicole Car - scatting soprano
The jazz-loving Australian sings Tatyana in the Royal Opera's Eugene Onegin
Kasper Holten to step down from the Royal Opera
The Covent Garden boss will depart after only six years in charge
WhatsOnStage Opera Poll 2016
The shortlist is open for business. Time to get voting!
Cavalleria rusticana & Pagliacci (Royal Opera House)
Opera's dysfunctional twins in a stunning new Covent Garden production
Lulu - A Murder Ballad (Royal Opera House)
The Tiger Lillies bring depravity, darkness and death to the Linbury Studio
The Mikado (London Coliseum)
English National Opera's riotous production hits the funny bone once again
Anthony Gregory - ENO's wand'ring minstrel
The tenor discusses his hectic schedule and the challenges it poses to a newlywed
Biedermann and the Arsonists (Lilian Baylis Theatre)
An operatic retelling of Max Frisch's black comedy struggles to find its purpose