Madama Butterfly (Royal Opera House) - 'a tainted relationship'
America meets Japan as Puccini's tearjerker returns to Covent Garden
The Wild Man of the West Indies (English Touring Opera - Tour)
A second half-forgotten opera by Donizetti joins ETO's spring tour
The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Royal Opera House)
Kurt Weill's operatic collaboration with Bertolt Brecht makes it to Covent Garden at last