On Opera

Jephtha, Royal Opera House

La traviata, ENO, Coliseum

Why opera needs fictional dead women

On triggering opera and Arts Council England

Das Rheingold, Royal Opera House

Tosca, Grand Opera House, Belfast

A colourful glimpse into a dramatic feast of sex and death

Mariame Clément’s new production of Don Giovanni falls prey to modern mores.

Fun with fear and failure