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Marina Rebeka (Violetta) © Catherine Ashmore | ROH
London

Marina Rebeka: a Violetta in robust health in Covent Garden's Traviata

By , 18 May 2015
***11
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Stuart Skelton (Otello) © Francis Loney
London

"One that lov'd not wisely but too well": a visceral Otello at ENO

By , 13 September 2014
****1
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Soile Isokoski © Intermusica
Birmingham

Sensational Rosenkavalier in Birmingham

By , 24 May 2014
*****
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Malin Christensson © Sussie Ahlburg
London

A Fledermaus with intermittent fizz

By , 27 April 2014
***11
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LPO with Vladimir Jurowski in the Royal Festival Hall  ©  Richard Cannon
London

Skelton excels in a brilliant Peter Grimes with the LPO at The Rest is Noise

By , 28 September 2013
*****
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ENO, The Perfect American: Christopher Purves, Rosie Lomas  ©  Richard Hubert Smith
London

UK première of Philip Glass' The Perfect American at ENO

By , 01 June 2013
***11
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Ryan Wigglesworth  ©  Benjamin Ealovega
London

Ideas, ideals, and influences: A Child of Our Time at The Rest is Noise with the LPO and Wigglesworth

By , 01 May 2013
****1
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Huddersfield Choral Society
Huddersfield

Wagner, Verdi and sorrowful Stanford with the Huddersfield Choral Society

By , 12 April 2013
***11
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Lesley Garrett and Philip Rhodes in La voix humaine  ©  Tristram Kenton
Leeds

A brilliant pairing by Opera North: La Voix Humaine and Dido and Aeneas in Leeds

By , 14 February 2013
****1
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Mary Plazas as Madam Butterfly  ©  Clive Barda
London

Minghella's Butterfly returns to ENO

By , 08 May 2012
****1
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Opera North's production of Giulio Cesare, with James Laing (Tolomeo), Andrew Squires (Slave), and S ©  Trisram Kenton
Leeds

Opera North's Giulio Cesare is a sparkling success

By , 14 January 2012
****1
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Tom Randle as Ulysses and Ruby Hughes as Minerva  ©  Johan Persson
London

Ulysses is back. And he's mean, armed and dangerous.

By , 24 March 2011
***11
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Iain Paterson as Mephistopheles watches over Toby Spence as Faust: Catherine Ashmore, ENO
London

Gounod's Faust at the ENO

By , 21 September 2010
**111
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