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Bass-baritone Bryn Terfel on villains and buffoons, an impending marriage, and hanging up his Hans Sachs boots
The dazzling Firebird, resourceful Figaro and memories of Fonteyn head up two months of top performances. Booking opens 9AM, Wed 3 April
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Verdi, Tchaikovsky, Mozart and more ... Top singers head for London for a rollcall of outstanding productions
Richard Jones brings a new production of Mussorgsky's masterpiece to the Royal Opera, starring Bryn Terfel