Director Jonathan Kent's vivid staging of Puccini's verismo classic returns to Covent Garden yet again
New season promises a broad range of old & new work including a new production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro and a revival of Smetana's The Bartered Bride.
The young Irish mezzo makes her UK stage debut in Richard Jones' new staging of Strauss' 'Der Rosenkavalier' this month.
The festival's president and son of its founder, Sir John Christie, dies on the eve of the 80th anniversary season
The fast-rising baritone will lend youthful appeal to Pushkin's man-about-town as Tchaikovsky's most popular opera hits the Downs