OPERA


Reviews


Falstaff (Royal Opera House)
Covent Garden revives its jolly '50s production of Verdi's farewell to opera
Guillaume Tell (Royal Opera House)
Grim modernist production mars a strongly cast account of Rossini's grand opera
Aida (Holland Park)
Daniel Slater's new production turns Verdi's opera into a museum piece
Tristan und Isolde (Longborough Festival)
A five-star musical performance trapped in a one-star production of Wagner's opera
Death in Venice (Garsington Opera at Wormsley)
A thrilling, unwavering new production of Britten's final opera
Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Glyndebourne)
A powerful, truthful staging of Mozart's comedy is a big hit for Glyndebourne
Don Giovanni (Royal Opera House)
Kasper Holten's video-heavy production of Mozart's opera returns in its first revival
Flight (Holland Park)
Jonathan Dove's airport opera in a superb company endeavour by Opera Holland Park
Intermezzo (Garsington Opera at Wormsley)
A sensitive production makes a powerful case for Strauss's neglected 'opera domestica'
The Queen of Spades (London Coliseum)
Edward Gardner ends his tenure at ENO with Tchaikovsky's tuneful chiller