Carmen (Royal Opera House)
A fast-paced if uneven revival of Bizet's crowd-pleasing tunefest
Sweeney Todd (Welsh National Opera - tour)
Serious audibility issues compromise WNO's co-production with West Yorkshire Playhouse
La bohème (London Coliseum)
English National Opera disappoints with its new production of Puccini's romance
Don Pasquale (Glyndebourne - tour)
Colourful entertainment, inventively staged in this classic Glyndebourne production