OPERA


Reviews


Carmen (London Coliseum)
ENO's first revival of Spanish director Calixto Bieito's richly flavoured production
La traviata (Royal Opera House)
Richard Eyre's production of Verdi's romantic opera returns in its 12th revival
Betrayal: A polyphonic crime drama (Village Underground)
An immersion into the music and murderous life of Carlo Gesualdo
The Pirates of Penzance (London Coliseum)
Mike Leigh and ENO tackle Gilbert and Sullivan's funniest opera with mixed results
The Virtues of Things (Royal Opera House)
A new opera in the Linbury overflows with notes and words
Król Roger (Royal Opera House)
Szymanowski's 1926 opera in a devastating new production by Kasper Holten
The Pirates of Penzance (Tour)
The Union Theatre's all-male Gilbert & Sullivan marches on with catlike tread
Between Worlds (Barbican Theatre)
English National Opera goes on its annual travels with a new opera depicting the events of 9/11
King Size (Royal Opera House)
Renowned Swiss director Christoph Marthaler brings a breath of fresh air to the Linbury Theatre
Il turco in Italia (Royal Opera House)
Rossini's romantic farce boasts an experienced cast for its third run at Covent Garden