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London

Prom 59: La clemenza di Tito transfers from Glyndebourne to the Proms

By , 28 August 2017
****1
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Glyndebourne

One for sorrow: Claus Guth directs a taut, dark Clemenza di Tito at Glyndebourne

By , 26 July 2017
***11
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Snape

A silvery Dream lost among the shadows: Britten at the Aldeburgh Festival

By , 11 June 2017
****1
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Madrid

Deborah Warner's new Billy Budd sets a new standard in Madrid

By , 03 February 2017
****1
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Manchester

A 24-carat Rheingold as the Hallé continues its Ring quest

By , 27 November 2016
*****
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Belfast

Hedonism and downfall in Oliver Mears' farewell production at Northern Ireland Opera

By , 18 November 2016
****1
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London

Strong in concept, strong in casting: Richard Jones' Don Giovanni at ENO

By , 30 September 2016
****1
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Blandford Forum

Fate's intentions: Eugene Onegin at the Dorset Opera Festival

By , 26 July 2016
***11
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Alresford

The Inquisition's dark days: Don Carlo at Grange Park

By , 18 June 2016
****1
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London

Glass' Akhnaten at ENO: an utterly absorbing visual and aural experience

By , 04 March 2016
*****
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Glyndebourne

Sometimes “straight” just works: McVicar's Entführung starts its Glyndeboune tour

By , 11 October 2015
****1
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London

Opera Rara: Donizetti's Les Martyrs a revelation

By , 04 November 2014
*****
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Alresford

Grimes ahoy! Suffolk's coast transplanted to the rolling Hampshire Downs

By , 30 May 2014
****1
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New York City

A Tale of Two Wozzecks: Goerne and Levine at the Met

By , 06 March 2014
****1
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London

Elizabethana I and II: Britten's Gloriana at Covent Garden

By , 20 June 2013
***11
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Alresford

Stephen Medcalf and Martyn Brabbins bring us a mixed Eugene Onegin at Grange Park

By , 30 May 2013
***11
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Hamburg

New Britten production in Hamburg: Gloriana as a village pageant

By , 30 March 2013
****1
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London

Prom 37: Elgar's The Apostles with The Hallé

By , 10 August 2012
****1
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Leeds

Opera North: Die Walküre

By , 16 June 2012
***11
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Munich

Andreas Kriegenburg's Wozzeck: A true masterpiece

By , 06 June 2012
*****
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London

An imaginary Flying Dutchman at ENO

By , 28 April 2012
***11
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London

Tales of Hoffmann at the ENO

By , 10 February 2012
***11
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Manchester

Hallé and Sir Mark Elder: Die Walküre

By , 16 July 2011
*****
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Manchester

Die Walküre in concert

By , 15 July 2011
*****
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Alresford

“Such dangerous fascinations” Tristan & Isolde at Grange Park Opera

By , 30 June 2011
****1
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Alresford

Grange Park serves up classic tragedy in Rusalka

By , 18 June 2011
*****
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