The Magic Flute (Covent Garden)

This was a double-headed opera weekend. Going to Covent Garden always feels like a privilege - I love the richness and formality of the auditorium, but equally it's impossible not to feel uplifted by the...

The Mikado (London Coliseum)

Ageless? Timeless? Fifteenth revival - what else are you going to do with a light comic operetta about getting beheaded for flirting? Re-locate it to Syria and make the 'Three Little Maids from School'...