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Tried and Tested
Barrie Kosky is one of the most exciting directors, and Carmen one of the best works in the repertoire. Theirs is a marriage made in heaven, if you love vaudeville
Flirtation races towards tragedy in an 80-minute version of Bizet's Carmen that gets to the heart of its colourful characters
The very best opera and ballet to book in this Winter Season at the Royal Opera House
Carmen loves the men who don't love her. But when one of them weakens, disaster ensues for all involved
In The Know
English National Opera reveals new productions and commissions alongside plans to perform in smaller venues
Francesca Zambello's taut, back-to-classics production of Bizet's ever-popular opera is revived for another season