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An international cast highlights the plight of oppressed peoples in Verdi's powerful opera
A vivacious new cast brings Italian brio to Mozart's comic masterpiece, in David McVicar's production, a modern classic
Joseph Calleja, Bryn Terfel, Simon Keenlyside and Elizabeth Llewellyn in operas by Verdi, Wagner, Janáček and Ponchielli
Monteverdi, Mozart, Dvorák, Britten and Roxanna Panufnik are this year's composers in operas spanning 400 years, with singers including Natalya Romaniw and Ed Lyon
A classic production of Verdi's tragic opera returns with a roster of outstanding sopranos
An opera inspired by a classic novel joins the repertoire at London's own country house opera
Margaret Atwood's warning novel inspires an opera for our times
Puccini, Handel, Poulenc, Mozart, Donizetti and a Cornish-set opera by a 20th-century pioneering British woman composer
ENO is back with a big new season. Booking opens Wed 2 June for all seven productions from October to April. Why not go once a month?
Wagner's spell-binding epic story of gods, mortals, love and power is told over five years, with casting and dates still to come
Rossini, Tchaikovsky, Handel and Richard Strauss operas are planned for the summer, with dates and casts to be announced. But keep room in your diary from May to August
Wednesday Watch is your new weekly classical music appointment. Catch old favourites and new music recorded at London's innovative venue
The natural world has never looked lovelier, and it has inspired generations of composers who bring its splendour indoors
First staging of a remarkable find – a never-performed opera by the much-loved and highly spiritual composer
Relive summer 2017 with Mozart's sparkling opera and an all-star cast, now available online at any time
The world's greatest artists come to you via the classical music specialists who really know their way around
Armchair travel to Verona or St Petersburg with the world's greatest singers, players and dancers. Free for one month, Marquee TV has seats in every house
A Verdi drama, a Mozart comedy and a backstage romp by Richard Strauss are joined by an Italian rarity in the Opera Holland Park programme for June
– July 2018