Tagged in ENO

Smack My Puccini Up: La Boheme At Coliseum Reviewed

Smack My Puccini Up: La Boheme At Coliseum Reviewed

Sex, drugs and opera singing.
Thebans: A Triumphant World Première At ENO

Thebans: A Triumphant World Première At ENO

Based on the Oedipus myth, Julian Anderson's first opera is a marvel of colours and emotions.
Review: If You See One Philip Glass Opera, Make It This One

Review: If You See One Philip Glass Opera, Make It This One

Ancient Egyptian minimalism will appeal to the masses.
Review: Glenn Close Is Blinding In Sunset Boulevard

Review: Glenn Close Is Blinding In Sunset Boulevard

While stripped back staging brings you closer to the words.
Russian Ballet Star Irina Kolesnikova Makes For An Enchanting, If Traditional, Swan

Russian Ballet Star Irina Kolesnikova Makes For An Enchanting, If Traditional, Swan

Catch Swan Lake at the ENO.
Opera Review: The Mikado @ Coliseum

Opera Review: The Mikado @ Coliseum

Jonathan Miller’s production of The Mikado enjoys its twenty-fifth anniversary revival.
Opera Goes Multimedia, As Sunken Garden Premieres At The Barbican

Opera Goes Multimedia, As Sunken Garden Premieres At The Barbican

3D film opera comes to London.
Opera Review: The Damnation of Faust @ Coliseum

Opera Review: The Damnation of Faust @ Coliseum

Film director Terry Gilliam reveals an aptitude for Mephistophelean opera.
What’s On In London Theatre 30 Oct-5 Nov

What’s On In London Theatre 30 Oct-5 Nov

Our top tips for the best theatre, opera and dance shows opening in London this week.
Opera Review: A Dog's Heart @ Coliseum

Opera Review: A Dog's Heart @ Coliseum

It’s not often that the star of an opera is a dog, but it was the appeal of such an unlikely hero that encouraged Simon McBurney, the highly regarded director of Complicite, to make his operatic debut.
Opera Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream @ Coliseum

Opera Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream @ Coliseum

A deep, dark take on Benjamin Britten's opera.
Opera Review : Satyagraha @ ENO

Opera Review : Satyagraha @ ENO

Review: Dr Dee @ London Coliseum

Review: Dr Dee @ London Coliseum

Is this a low for the ENO?
What's On In London Theatre 16-22 October

What's On In London Theatre 16-22 October

Our top tips for the best theatre, opera and dance shows opening in London this week.
English National Ballet Cracks Tchaikovsky Classic

English National Ballet Cracks Tchaikovsky Classic

The Nutcracker is enchanting for all.
Johan Christensen Steps Into Sergei Polunin's Tights In Midnight Express

Johan Christensen Steps Into Sergei Polunin's Tights In Midnight Express

Even ballet can't save you from a prison sentence.
Opera Review: Carmen @ London Coliseum

Opera Review: Carmen @ London Coliseum

Updated to the last days of Franco, Carmen is opera for people who don't even like opera.
Opera Review: La Traviata @ The Coliseum

Opera Review: La Traviata @ The Coliseum

A beautiful opera with a top soprano, but a director who loves curtains too much.
Opera Review: Peter Grimes @ Royal Opera House

Opera Review: Peter Grimes @ Royal Opera House

The power of the mob rules the main stage
Opera Review: The Passenger @ Coliseum

Opera Review: The Passenger @ Coliseum

Discover a twentieth century masterpiece for the first time.
Opera Review: Der Rosenkavalier @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Der Rosenkavalier @ Coliseum

Richard Strauss's comic masterpiece, seen in all its glory.
Opera Review: Castor and Pollux @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Castor and Pollux @ Coliseum

The staging may shock, but the singing will enthral.
Mike Leigh's Pirates Of Penzance Is "As Faithful As An Ugly Husband"

Mike Leigh's Pirates Of Penzance Is "As Faithful As An Ugly Husband"

The very model of a comic operetta.
The Truth About English National Opera’s Satyagraha At The Coliseum

The Truth About English National Opera’s Satyagraha At The Coliseum

Philip Glass's opera about Mahatma Gandhi.
Multimedia Opera, Sunken Garden, Premieres At Barbican

Multimedia Opera, Sunken Garden, Premieres At Barbican

A visually stunning, boundary crossing piece.
What’s On In London Theatre 23 – 29 April

What’s On In London Theatre 23 – 29 April

London’s best theatre, dance, opera, comedy and kids theatre opening this week
Opera Review: The Marriage Of Figaro @ Coliseum

Opera Review: The Marriage Of Figaro @ Coliseum

Fiona Shaw's surprising and entertaining Marriage of Figaro looks a bit Upstairs, Downstairs but musically delivers the goods.
Orbit Architect Turns His Hand To Opera

Orbit Architect Turns His Hand To Opera

And does a pretty good job.
Opera Review: Medea At The ENO

Opera Review: Medea At The ENO

Ancient Greek tragedy gets modern retelling.
Is It Time To Fall In Love With La Traviata Again?

Is It Time To Fall In Love With La Traviata Again?

Timeless opera La Traviata returns to a troubled ENO.
Opera Review: The Flying Dutchman @ Coliseum

Opera Review: The Flying Dutchman @ Coliseum

Has there ever been a better time to experience Wagner?
Perfect Production Builds On Brilliant Opera At The Coliseum

Perfect Production Builds On Brilliant Opera At The Coliseum

Wagner's The Mastersingers of Nuremberg. It doesn't get much better.
Franco-Era Carmen Is Gutsy, Tacky And A Bit Confusing

Franco-Era Carmen Is Gutsy, Tacky And A Bit Confusing

Operatic classic gets modern makeover.
Opera Review: Two Boys @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Two Boys @ Coliseum

Does Nico Muhly's new opera describe murder or 'death by internet'?
Opera Review: The Pilgrim’s Progress @ Coliseum

Opera Review: The Pilgrim’s Progress @ Coliseum

The first professional British production of Vaughan Williams' opera since the Festival of Britain!
Opera Review: Parsifal @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Parsifal @ Coliseum

A world class staging of one of the greatest operas ever written.
Review: Sister Act Meets Druids In ENO's First Ever Norma

Review: Sister Act Meets Druids In ENO's First Ever Norma

Curiosity alone should lead you to watch this one.
Opera Review: The Return of Ulysses @ Young Vic

Opera Review: The Return of Ulysses @ Young Vic

ENO team up with the Young Vic for a racy staging of the 17th century masterpiece.
Bright, Elusive Butterfly of Love: Puccini's All-Time Favourite @ London Coliseum

Bright, Elusive Butterfly of Love: Puccini's All-Time Favourite @ London Coliseum

You may never see the story staged more vividly.
English National Opera’s The Pearl Fishers Proves A Real Gem

English National Opera’s The Pearl Fishers Proves A Real Gem

The first revival of Penny Woolcock's 2010 production of the Georges Bizet classic.
Opera Review: Julius Caesar @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Julius Caesar @ Coliseum

Two first rate counter-tenors appear in this new production of Handel's masterpiece.
Walt Disney Opera Enjoys UK Premiere At The London Coliseum

Walt Disney Opera Enjoys UK Premiere At The London Coliseum

Does The Perfect American make for the perfect opera?
English National Opera Triumphs With Underrated Verdi Masterpiece: Review

English National Opera Triumphs With Underrated Verdi Masterpiece: Review

Move over Aida and La traviata - it's time to give this lesser known gem an airing!
Peter Grimes Takes Coliseum By Storm

Peter Grimes Takes Coliseum By Storm

Lighting strikes twice - this revival is as strong as the original 2009 production.
Opera Review: Faust @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Faust @ Coliseum

Opera Preview: The Barber of Seville @ Coliseum

Opera Preview: The Barber of Seville @ Coliseum

Jonathan Miller's production is an excellent choice for first time opera-goers.
Opera Review: The Tales of Hoffmann @ Coliseum

Opera Review: The Tales of Hoffmann @ Coliseum

There's more to this opera than just the famous Doll Song and Barcarolle.
9/11 Opera To Premiere At Barbican

9/11 Opera To Premiere At Barbican

ENO production depicts event that changed the world.
Cutting Edge Film Opera To Have UK Premiere At The Coliseum

Cutting Edge Film Opera To Have UK Premiere At The Coliseum

Part of a weekend exploring avant-garde artist Matthew Barney.
Handel Opera For The 21st Century

Handel Opera For The 21st Century

English National Opera proves it is the 'House of Handel' with Rodelinda.