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A 21st-century take on Verdi's masterpiece shines the spotlight on the powerful and the powerless
Opera for all the family, based on the fairytale by the Brothers Grimm, with a pop-up picturebook set
A merry widow, the women of Whitechapel and lovers happy and unhappy are at the heart of new productions
Welcome return to Covent Garden of a moving Verdi grand opera staged in the grandest style
The most popular of Wagner's four Ring cycle operas is staged at Covent Garden, and screened across the capital
Barrie Kosky is one of the most exciting directors working in opera, and Carmen one of the best works in the repertoire. Theirs is a marriage made in heaven...
Exciting new productions and some old stalwarts make up a varied Autumn of opera and dance at the Royal Opera House. Here are the highlights in chronological order
Handel and Purcell weave tales of love and duty into ethereal works staged in style by the country's premier touring company
Curtain up on the productions that will get the music world talking. Stand by for amazing music from Bizet to Britten, with lots of tuneful Verdi too
Let rip with the tango, be moved by Handel and Britten, then party at the tuneful Last Night
Bach, Verdi, Stravinsky ... and a Gilbert and Sullivan satire on the law
Tough it out with the Sharks and the Jets in Bernstein's West Side Story or marvel at the bravery of a heroine in Handel's Theodora
A feat of musical memory, drama with the Jets and the Sharks, and an invitation to children to come and play
Symphonies at the heart of classical music and inventive new sounds herald the first whole week of Proms
Puccini, Verdi, Tchaikovsky, Cilea ... and the comical story of a secret vice
The international opera star talks about singing in secret, her breakthrough as an understudy, and a world premiere, 180 years on
A leading composer of her generation, Tansy Davies ranks a healthy lifestyle with harmonic skills in her working life
Oh what a beautiful opera house... Oklahoma! opens the season, plus a Verdi spectacle and Gounod's response to Shakespeare
Summer music starts with Opera Holland Park's four striking productions, beginning with Verdi's great La Traviata
The soprano made opera-lovers sit up at Opera Holland Park last year, and she's back for a top Verdi role
The women whose lives are threatened or taken are at the forefront of an opera based on crimes in the East End
When a woman acquires the means to mend a broken romance, comedy as well as love ensues
A monumental lament for the losses in war is given an operatic staging
Richard Strauss's turbulent opera opens ENO's woman-focused season 2018/19
Jazz, ragtime, blues and spirituals infuse this grand opera which features ever-popular melodies, including 'Summertime...'
A new opera based on the Jack the Ripper story puts the women in the foreground in a season that questions male power
Verdi, Tchaikovsky, Mozart and more ... Top singers head for London for a rollcall of outstanding productions
Masterpieces by Wagner, Mozart, Puccini and Verdi bring to a close a spectacular year at Covent Garden
In an idyllic setting a short ride out of London, Garsington Opera presents Verdi, Mozart, Richard Strauss – and an opera on ice!
Verdi, Mozart, Richard Strauss and Mascagni top the bill at Opera Holland Park 2018
Opera's elder statesman, the baritone Willard White, on Mozart, Janáček, and 40 years at Covent Garden
Glamour and artistry meet at Glyndebourne, so stand by to get booking...