Don Giovanni

Hellbound: Christopher Maltman in Ivan Fischer’s new Don Giovanni for Edinburgh

Grimes triumphant

17 August 2017 1:00 pm

‘Peter Grimes!’ Ranked high above us in the Usher Hall — a mob smelling blood, hot for the kill —…

The singing made me seasick: ETO’s Don Giovanni reviewed

26 March 2016 9:00 am

One of these days I will probably see a production of Don Giovanni set in a research station in the…

Even a perfect opera such as Don Giovanni improves with a good red

4 April 2015 9:00 am

End of season is always bittersweet, the melting snows a bit like autumn leaves. But the days are longer and…

ENO's Indian Queen reviewed: Peter Sellars's bold new production needs editing

7 March 2015 9:00 am

When is an opera not an opera? How much can you strip and peel away, or extend and graft on…

Don Giovanni at his unsexiest

8 February 2014 9:00 am

Every time there’s a new production of Mozart’s Don Giovanni I have to ask the same question: why is this…

Taki: Come on then Saatchi, name a time and place. I'm serious, are you? 

25 January 2014 9:00 am

OK, folks. We’ve had enough of Hollande and his rather silly antics, although I do understand the man. Ever younger…