English National Opera

Former English National Opera boss John Berry has launched a new, not-for-profit company that will commission and produce opera as well as offer training...

Thus far there have been at least a dozen attempts to set The Winter’s Tale as an opera, though none of them has enjoyed...

When in 2014 ENO brought in Christopher Alden’s single-set Rigoletto, it was assumed that Jonathan Miller’s vintage Mafiosi production had had its day. Yet here...

English National Opera has appointed Michelle Williams as its new head of casting. Her appointment comes as ENO's programming director, Bob Holland, takes on the...

English National Opera's box office takings increased by 32% to £11.4 million in 2015/16, driven in part by the success of Sweeney Todd starring...

English National Opera chief executive Cressida Pollock has defended the company's move into staging musicals, claiming they bring vital new audiences to the London...

From every point of view a major undertaking for the company, Alban Berg’s Lulu, his unfinished opera about the ultimate femme fatale, returns to...

Conductor Martyn Brabbins has been named music director at English National Opera, replacing Mark Wigglesworth. Brabbins takes up the post with immediate effect, and his...

The beautiful arias of Bizet’s The Pearl Fishers are much loved, but the opera, with its cartoonish characters and stilted plot, is challenging to...
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