While it may well be universally acknowledged that Jane Austen is one of the great English writers; Giles Coren hates Jane Austen. Can novelists, experts and super-fans convince him he’s wrong?
Recorded live at the London Coliseum, this has become, for many, the definitive production of this much-loved Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera.
An acclaimed 5-star production from renowned film maker and director Mike Leigh. Featuring sentimental pirates, blundering policeman, and improbable paradoxes.
Calixto Bieito's acclaimed production features sensational mezzo-soprano Justina Gringyte alongside the internationally acclaimed tenor Eric Cutler as Jose.
Musicians blighted by addiction are brought together and put through their toughest challenge, to perform again.
David Alden's award-winning production paints a vivid picture of a small community's descent into mob mentality in the face of a tragedy.
With a superb cast including Andrew Shore, Kathryn Rudge and rising baritone Morgan Pearse, Rossini’s opera will have you smiling from the moment it begins.
Monty Python legen Terry Gilliam unleashes his inexhaustible imagination on Berlioz's dazzling opera Benvenuto Cellini.
La Traviata tells the moving story of the beautiful but fragile courtesan Violetta.