PREVIEW: Les Contes d’Hoffmann, Royal Opera House

The Royal Opera House is to present a revival of the late film and stage director John Schlesinger’s production of Jacques Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann in November.  Schlesinger’s production originally premiered back in 1980 and sets Offenbach’s fantastical tales in the late 19th century – at the time when Offenbach was writing the opera. The Royal Opera’s revival… Read More