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Royal College of Music, Britten Theatre
Lynton Boshoff, University of Oxford (The Queen's College)
J.C. Bach's 'Adriano in Syria' receives its first staging since the 1760s, as part of Classical Opera's 'Mozart 250'.
Kathleen Hudson, University of Sheffield
Entertaining time travel fantasy centred on heroic Jacobites and dastardly Hanoverians.
Stephanie Howard-Smith, Queen Mary University of London
Ubisoft's best-selling series takes leave of the eighteenth century on a subdued note.
Compton Verney, Warwickshire
A travelling exhibition setting out to explore Canaletto’s activity in England from a different viewpoint.
The Bodleian Library, Oxford
A scholarly exhibition that provided a fitting commemoration of this remarkable person.
The British Museum, London
An amusing and reflective exhibition marking the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo.
Teatro alla Scala, Milan
Mozart's rarely performed opera captivates musically but lacks dramatic impact.
The National Portrait Gallery, London
Miriam Al Jamil, King's College, London / Independent scholar
Wellington emerges as a flawed but still admirable national hero.
Mary Going , University of Sheffield
An ambitious (but misguided) attempt to continue Mary Shelley's timeless classic
Emma Purcell, University of Leicester
A fascinating insight into the overlooked back story of women's suffrage.