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Performer: Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts

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LondonL'Heure espagnole

Ravel: L'Heure espagnole
Stephen Medcalf; Grange Park Opera; Daniel Zafer; Catherine Backhouse; Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts; Ross Ramgobin
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A “Spanish hour” in Kensington with Ravel and Grange Park Opera

Editor Ben Willis almost convinced me that two grown men could fit inside grandfather clocks
****1
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Operetta is back at Glyndebourne: Offenbach's Mesdames de la Halle

Glyndebourne welcome audiences back into the house with a one hour Offenbach operetta whose comedy and plot lines are thin but which still delights.
***11
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Martinů's The Greek Passion: an opera for our times

At a time when the “relevance” is bandied around all too frequently in relation to opera, Martinů's really does deserve that tag. 
****1
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An immaculately executed Bartered Bride at Garsington

Natalya Romaniw is a natural as our maligned heroine: Paul Curran creates staging of bewildering comic complexity and pulls it off with panache.
****1
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“Or not to be”: Hamlet revived for Glyndebourne’s tour

A restless score, a stylish modern setting and gripping central performances from David Butt Philip (trading Laertes at the festival for the title role here) and Jennifer France (Ophelia) do much to commend this new work
***11
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Fresh peaches of temptation

A period-perfect Albert Herring from Francis Matthews for Buxton International Festival takes time to settle into its stride, but provides plenty of laughs along the way. 
****1
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