The cunning little vixen

Toy theatres on the stage: the set designs of Maurice Sendak

1 June 2019 9:00 am

Maurice Sendak’s move from children’s books to set designs was full of psychoanalytical significance, says Philip Hensher

Animal magic: François Piolino as the Frog in ‘L’enfant et les sortilèges’

Glyndebourne’s Ravel double bill comes close to perfection

15 August 2015 9:00 am

When I saw the first performance of this production of Ravel’s two operas at Glyndebourne three years ago, I thought…

Animal magic

5 February 2011 12:00 am

The annual collaboration between Scottish Opera and the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama is, as the principal of the RSAMD writes, ‘a model...for partnership working between professionals and professionals-in-training’, and it is hard to think of any work more suitable for this partnership than Janácek’s The Cunning Little Vixen.