OPERA


Reviews


Review: Oreste (Wilton's Music Hall)
The Royal Opera's young artists are put through the wringer in a misguided Handel production
Review: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Royal Opera House)
A final revival for the Royal Opera's venerable staging of Offenbach's grand opera.
Review: La Calisto (Saffron Hall and tour)
English Touring Opera captures and bottles the madness in Cavalli's Baroque comedy
Review: Ulysses' Homecoming (Saffron Hall and tour)
English Touring Opera has mounted a strongly cast account of Monteverdi's final opera.
Review: Billy Budd (Leeds Grand Theatre and tour)
Opera North launches a rousing new production of Britten's seafaring opera
Review: Don Giovanni (Glyndebourne and tour)
Duncan Rock's indisposition clears the way for an unforgettable role jump-in
Review: The Nose (Royal Opera House)
Shostakovich's satirical comic opera reaches the Covent Garden stage for the first time
Review: The Pearl Fishers (London Coliseum)
A night of nonsense with some great tunes: ENO grants a second revival to Bizet's opera
Review: Madama Butterfly (Glyndebourne and tour)
Musical riches but theatrical poverty in Glyndebourne's staging of Puccini's tear-jerker
Review: Don Giovanni (London Coliseum)
English National Opera's shortened season opens with a new Don Giovanni from Richard Jones