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Articles by Elizabeth Davis
1 September 2014
Ballet and myth: A fascination that goes back centuries
28 August 2014
Listen: Why does Anna Nicole Smith's life and death still fascinate?
21 August 2014
Laughing in the face of tragedy: Black comedy in opera
30 July 2014
Listen: Purity of style and Swan Lake with a happy ending, what makes the Mariinsky Ballet unique?
25 July 2014
Moses in popular culture
23 July 2014
Listen: Christopher Wheeldon on his inspired creative partnership with Wendy Whelan
18 July 2014
Move over, Wolf Hall: How Tudor history was embraced by Italian opera
27 June 2014
Opera's Russian Dolls: the opera-within-an-opera
24 June 2014
Operageddon: Musings on the end of the world
16 June 2014
Who was Abbé Prévost?
1 May 2014
Musical Highlight: 'Vissi d'arte' from Tosca
10 April 2014
'Exit, pursued by a bear': How do you approach Shakespeare's famous stage direction?
4 April 2014
Peeling back the myth: Searching for the Real Doctor Faustus
15 March 2014
Introducing Chirp: An app that uses music to share data
13 March 2014
Elspeth Brooke on the influence of poetry and film noir on her new opera
12 March 2014
Composer Francisco Coll on Café Kafka: 'To write an opera in the era of cinema, you must find new kinds of narrative'
12 February 2014
Fire on all sides! Descend on a cloud! Singing fish-children!: Opera’s most challenging stage directions