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The Cunning Little Vixen opera

The Cunning Little Vixen – reviews of Janacek opera

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Wed 25 Jun, AT 07:49

Garsington Opera lures critics with 'superb' production in evocative country-house setting

Benvenuto Cellini

Benvenuto Cellini – reviews of Terry Gilliam's 'madcap' opera

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Tue 10 Jun, AT 07:46

Gilliam's gloriously fanciful reinvention of difficult Berlioz tale is 'operatic romp of the year'


Dialogue des Carmelites – reviews of French opera

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Tue 3 Jun, AT 07:55

Opera about the fate of nuns in the French Revolution is 'poignantly beautiful', say critics


Thebans – reviews of ‘dazzling’ new Sophocles opera

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Wed 7 May, AT 08:00

Julian Anderson and Frank McGuinness turn Sophocles’s tragic trilogy into an opera triumph, say critics

L'Ormindo – reviews of Royal Opera's candlelit Baroque gem

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Tue 1 Apr, AT 08:00

Rare Cavalli opera revival in Sam Wanamaker Playhouse is 'witty', 'inventive' and 'magical', say critics


Rodelinda - reviews of Handel's 'ravishing' romantic opera

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Wed 5 Mar, AT 07:35

ENO revival of Handel's romantic epic mixes noir thriller and surreal black comedy with ravishing arias

Royal Opera's Don Giovanni - reviews of Mozart opera

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Wed 5 Feb, AT 08:45

An ingenious staging of Mozart's comic melodrama makes for a dizzying but unforgettable evening

Candide - reviews of Menier's 'glittering' operetta revival

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Thu 5 Dec, AT 07:42

In-your-face musical of Voltaire's famous satire is silly, cerebral, subversive fun

'Inspired' Philip Glass opera revival Satyagraha - reviews

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Mon 25 Nov, AT 07:48

Breathtaking staging and mesmerising music make Glass's Gandhi opera unforgettable

Royal Opera's Nozze di Figaro revival is 'unadulterated joy'

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Tue 24 Sep, AT 07:55

This production of Mozart's comic opera about wily servants and lecherous counts is a complete treat