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Which Is London's Largest Theatre?

Which Is London's Largest Theatre?

Size isn't everything. | By Zoe Craig
Review: Infanticide-Themed Opera Both Draining And Engaging

Review: Infanticide-Themed Opera Both Draining And Engaging

A tale of fickle men, lost love and killing babies. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Review: Anish Kapoor Ditches Sculpture For Opera

Review: Anish Kapoor Ditches Sculpture For Opera

First rate opera with innovative set designs. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
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. | By Johnny Fox ★★★★★
Review: If You See One Philip Glass Opera, Make It This One

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

Minimalism connects Ancient Egypt to the modern day. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
A Five Star Swashbuckling Adventure From English National Ballet

A Five Star Swashbuckling Adventure From English National Ballet

Le Corsaire is a sunny pirate antidote to London's rainy January. | By Laura Dodge ★★★★★
Top Ballet Dancer Dazzles With Some Help From His Friends

Top Ballet Dancer Dazzles With Some Help From His Friends

One of the last chances to catch this enigma before he retires. | By Sam Smith ★★★★★
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! | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Tradition Meets Modernity At Start Of English National Opera Season

Tradition Meets Modernity At Start Of English National Opera Season

Opera with turbulent history kicks off ENO's autumn season. | By Londonist ★★★★☆
Ballet By The Best: Ardani 25 Dance Gala

Ballet By The Best: Ardani 25 Dance Gala

A surprisingly accessible evening of contemporary works. | By Ruth Hargreaves ★★★★☆
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. | By Silvia Baretta ★★★☆☆
Wonderful Baffling Ballet And Lemons: Diana Vishneva

Wonderful Baffling Ballet And Lemons: Diana Vishneva

Captivating and confusing. | By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Ban This Filth: Sweeney Todd At The Coliseum

Ban This Filth: Sweeney Todd At The Coliseum

Dreadful PR for London, amazing delivery for the stars. | By Johnny Fox ★★★★☆
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. | By Sam Smith ★★★★★
English National Ballet's Swan Lake Is Undeniably Powerful

English National Ballet's Swan Lake Is Undeniably Powerful

Delicacy, dynamism and a show-stealing villain. | By Franco Milazzo ★★★★☆
English National Ballet Cracks Tchaikovsky Classic

English National Ballet Cracks Tchaikovsky Classic

The Nutcracker is enchanting for all. | By Silvia Baretta ★★★★☆
ENO’s The Marriage Of Figaro Is A Total Delight

ENO’s The Marriage Of Figaro Is A Total Delight

Fiona Shaw returns with a magical Mozart. | By Stuart Black
The Girl Of The Golden West: Opera's Brokeback Butterfly

The Girl Of The Golden West: Opera's Brokeback Butterfly

Minnie mooches with the miners. Puccini tinkles the tunes. | By Johnny Fox
Handel Opera Will Transport You To Georgian Britain

Handel Opera Will Transport You To Georgian Britain

Nicholas Hytner's production of Xerxes enjoys an outstanding revival. | By Sam Smith
Coppelia: Laugh-Out-Loud Ballet

Coppelia: Laugh-Out-Loud Ballet

A rip-roaring show for newcomers to the genre. | By Laura Dodge
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. | By Sam Smith
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. | By Sam Smith
The Opera With The Protagonist Who’s A Very Naughty Boy

The Opera With The Protagonist Who’s A Very Naughty Boy

Python Terry Gilliam directs his second piece for English National Opera. | By Sam Smith
How To Get Into Opera For The First Time

How To Get Into Opera For The First Time

Don't know where to start? Take a look at our handy hints. | By Sam Smith
Les Ballets De Monte Carlo's LAC Is Lacking

Les Ballets De Monte Carlo's LAC Is Lacking

A confusing, overly-exuberant and at times rather sinister version of Swan Lake. | By Laura Dodge
Kings Of The Dance Shows Ballet's Athleticism, Comedy And Drama

Kings Of The Dance Shows Ballet's Athleticism, Comedy And Drama

Ivan Vasiliev is worth the ticket price alone. | By Laura Dodge
Handel Opera For The 21st Century

Handel Opera For The 21st Century

English National Opera proves it is the 'House of Handel' with Rodelinda. | By Sam Smith
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. | By Sam Smith
Jane Eyre Ballet: Mad Wife Takes Centre Stage

Jane Eyre Ballet: Mad Wife Takes Centre Stage

An unusual slant on Brontë's classic novel. | By Laura Dodge
Swan Lake Reloaded Is Gutter Baroque At Its Best

Swan Lake Reloaded Is Gutter Baroque At Its Best

Fredrik Rydman breathes new life into Tchaikovsky's ballet. | By Stuart Black
Carlos Acosta At The Coliseum: Cuba's Biggest Star Shines Bright

Carlos Acosta At The Coliseum: Cuba's Biggest Star Shines Bright

A challenging and diverse range of works superbly performed | By Laura Dodge
Les Saisons Russes Du XX1e Siecle: London Coliseum Turns Russian

Les Saisons Russes Du XX1e Siecle: London Coliseum Turns Russian

A disappointing triple bill, lacking the magic of Diaghilev's original ballets. | By Laura Dodge
Moscow Stanislavsky Ballet Proves Seriously Playful At The Coliseum

Moscow Stanislavsky Ballet Proves Seriously Playful At The Coliseum

Ballet star Sergei Polunin appears in the classic, Coppélia. | By Sam Smith
Ballet Talent From Boston Comes To London's Coliseum

Ballet Talent From Boston Comes To London's Coliseum

Boston Ballet's Programme 1 showcases dancers on top form. | By Laura Dodge
Enjoy An Opera And An Emotional Birthday Celebration At The London Coliseum

Enjoy An Opera And An Emotional Birthday Celebration At The London Coliseum

English National Opera presents Benjamin Britten's Death in Venice. | By Sam Smith
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? | By Sam Smith
Bleak, But Effective, Updating Of Berg's Wozzeck From English National Opera

Bleak, But Effective, Updating Of Berg's Wozzeck From English National Opera

Director Carrie Cracknell makes this early 20th century masterpiece feel as relevant as ever. | By Sam Smith
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 | By Zoe Craig
What’s On In London Theatre 16 – 22 April

What’s On In London Theatre 16 – 22 April

Our pick of London’s best theatre, dance and opera opening this week | By Zoe Craig
What’s On In London Theatre 9-15 April

What’s On In London Theatre 9-15 April

Our pick of London’s best theatre, circus, dance and opera opening this week | By Zoe Craig
Laurencia At London Coliseum: Firework Dancers Catapulting Around The Stage

Laurencia At London Coliseum: Firework Dancers Catapulting Around The Stage

An utterly ridiculous ballet saved only by its lead duo. | By Laura Dodge
Giselle At London Coliseum: Sublime Technique Amidst Overgrown Ivy

Giselle At London Coliseum: Sublime Technique Amidst Overgrown Ivy

The ballet belongs to Natalia Osipova, with her superb technique and beautiful characterisation. | By Laura Dodge
What’s On In London Theatre 19 – 25 March

What’s On In London Theatre 19 – 25 March

Our pick of London’s best theatre, dance and comedy opening this week | By Zoe Craig
What’s On In London Theatre: 12 – 18 March

What’s On In London Theatre: 12 – 18 March

Our pick of London’s best dance, theatre, opera and comedy opening this week. | By Zoe Craig
What's On In London Theatre: 26 February - 4 March

What's On In London Theatre: 26 February - 4 March

Our pick of London’s best theatre, dance and opera opening this week. | By Zoe Craig
What’s On In London Theatre 19-25 February

What’s On In London Theatre 19-25 February

Our pick of London’s best theatre, dance and opera opening this week. | By Zoe Craig
What’s On In London Theatre: 12-18 February

What’s On In London Theatre: 12-18 February

Our pick of London’s best theatre, dance and opera opening this week. | By Zoe Craig
What’s On In London Theatre: 29 January – 4 February

What’s On In London Theatre: 29 January – 4 February

Our pick of London’s best theatre, dance and opera opening this week. | By Zoe Craig
What’s On In London Theatre: 15-21 January

What’s On In London Theatre: 15-21 January

Our pick of London's best theatre, comedy and puppetry on offer this week. | By Zoe Craig
Ballet Review: The Sleeping Beauty @ Coliseum

Ballet Review: The Sleeping Beauty @ Coliseum

Kenneth MacMillan's choreography meets Tchaikovsky's music in English National Ballet's production of The Sleeping Beauty. | By Sam Smith
What's On In London Theatre: 8-14 January

What's On In London Theatre: 8-14 January

The best comedy, drama, and dance opening in London this week. | By Zoe Craig
What's On In London Theatre 27 Nov-3 Dec

What's On In London Theatre 27 Nov-3 Dec

Our top tips for the best theatre, opera and seasonal shows opening in London this week. | By Zoe Craig
What’s On In London Theatre: 20-26 November

What’s On In London Theatre: 20-26 November

Our top tips for the best theatre, opera and dance shows opening in London this week. | By Zoe Craig
Opera Review: Don Giovanni @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Don Giovanni @ Coliseum

English National Opera's first revival of its 2010 production works a treat. | By Sam Smith
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. | By Zoe Craig
Opera Review: Julietta @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Julietta @ Coliseum

English National Opera takes a risk and comes up trumps. | By Sam Smith
What's On In London Theatre 11-17 September

What's On In London Theatre 11-17 September

Here are a few highlights from London’s theatrical calendar for the next seven days | By Zoe Craig
Dance Review: Peter Schauffus Ballet's Tchaikovsky Trilogy - Sleeping Beauty

Dance Review: Peter Schauffus Ballet's Tchaikovsky Trilogy - Sleeping Beauty

A modern version of the classic ballet that fails to seduce. | By Laura Dodge
What’s On In London Theatre 17-23 July

What’s On In London Theatre 17-23 July

Our guide to the top shows opening in London this week | By Zoe Craig
What's On In London Theatre 10-16 July

What's On In London Theatre 10-16 July

Our guide to the top theatre, dance, and opera shows opening this week. | By Zoe Craig