OPERA


Reviews


Review: War and Peace (Wales Millennium Centre)
A rare glimpse of Prokofiev's epic opera in a mammoth new production by WNO
Review: Paul Bunyan (Wilton's Music Hall)
ENO makes a strong case for this neglected operetta by Benjamin Britten and WH Auden
Review: Greek (Arcola Theatre)
A masterly production of Mark-Anthony Turnage's Steven Berkoff opera
Review: Vanessa (Glyndebourne)
Glyndebourne presents the first fully professional UK staging of Barber's romantic opera
Review: The Rape of Lucretia (Arcola Theatre)
A taut and terrific new production of Britten's first chamber opera
Review: Saul (Glyndebourne)
A welcome revival for Barrie Kosky's operatic version of Handel's biblical oratorio
Review: Ariadne auf Naxos (Opera Holland Park)
Opera Holland Park scores a triumph with its first-ever staging of a Richard Strauss opera
Review: Isabeau (Opera Holland Park)
A little-known opera by Mascagni staged by London's enterprising independent company
Review: Falstaff (Royal Opera House)
Verdi's (and Shakespeare's) fat knight and merry wives return to Covent Garden in triumph
Review: Idomeneo (Buxton Opera House)
Mozart's classical opera in a ponderous production in Buxton's bijou opera house