Best Opera 2018: divas, dramas and dates for your diary
Gladrags on: a night at the opera is something special, however often you go. (And Londoners go to the opera more and more, so be ready to book on the upbeat.)
Not to be missed.... knockabout comedy at English National Opera, tragedy at the Royal Opera House, and starry nights at the city's own summer opera house, Opera Holland Park, and a short hop away at Glyndebourne, Garsington and Grange Park.
Mark these highlights on your 2018 calendar now, and scour the January sales for something sparkly...