An opera which has long transfixed audiences, it charts the tragic demise of Don José as he falls under the spell of the sexy, streetwise Carmen. 'Here's a show which could run and run. It looks great' (The Independent). Here are five reasons you won't want to miss it.
2015/16 will be our first season with Mark Wigglesworth as Music Director - read his thoughts on joining the company, and what he's looking forward to about the new season.
We’re delighted to announce the programme for our 2015/16 Season. Find out more about all the productions being performed at the London Coliseum next season.
The world premiere of Tansy Davies's Between Worlds took place on Saturday 11 April at the Barbican. A sensitive and spiritual journey inspired by the events of 9/11, it is Davies's highly-anticipated operatic debut. Here's a selection of audience reviews following the first two performances.
We’re delighted that English National Opera was announced as the winner of both opera awards at the Oliviers, which took place on 12 April 2015 at the Royal Opera House.
Nick Drake explains the process and decisions he went through in creating the libretto for Between Worlds, a new opera inspired by the events of 9/11.
ENO Mackerras Fellow Fergus Mcleod on Between Worlds, a new opera inspired by the events of 9/11.
Listen to the Sweeney Todd pre-show talk featuring director Lonny Price and conductor David Charles Abell.
It is with great sadness that we hear of Dennis Marks's death on 2 April. Dennis was ENO's General Director from 1993 to 1997, following a career spanning almost 25 years at the BBC.
After months of anticipation, Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street opened at the London Coliseum on Monday 30 March. What did audiences make of the show? Find out here.