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Alexandra Coghlan reviews Jonathan Kent’s new production of Manon Lescaut at the Royal Opera House and Shadwell Opera’s In The Penal Colony at the Arts Theatre.
Classical music perhaps wouldn’t be everyone’s medium of choice to shout about issues, ideas and beliefs but two recent events made a strong case for why it should be.
From acid social satire to romance, the new season at Glyndebourne has something to offer those willing to go beyond mere appearances.
BBC Young Musician is a biennial reminder that Britain has got more than just talent. What its young performers have is a craft.
Live opera is as physical as art gets, though you would never know that from sitting in any major opera house.