REVIEW: Vanessa

This flawless rendition of Samuel Barber’s award-winning opera stunned Luke Dell.

REVIEW: CUOS Short Stories

Three remarkable student-written chamber operas performed in Trinity and Jesus College Chapels.

Review: Jephtha

DOMINIC EDWARDS says stay for the second half but don’t open your eyes unless there’s a set change

Review: The Francis Bacon Opera

ISA BONACHERA enjoyed this beautiful performance of an unconventional opera.

Review: Eugene Onegin

MARK DANCIGER appreciates his first foray into opera, with a professional and talented production of Eugene Onegin

Preview: Eugene Onegin

It’s pronounced On-yea-gin

Review: Semele

Beth Derby is impressed by an opera that showcases some of the best voices in Cambridge, but is let down by its direction.

Review: Albert Herring

CAMILLA SEALE finds only the professional in this student opera about a small town boy’s unexpected drunken revels.

The Tab Meets: Albert Herring

DANIEL LEWIS interviews the directors behind the latest student opera before their show opens next week

Mary of Egypt

DANIEL LEWIS developed something of a passion for this mystical production about the making of a saint

Mary of Egypt: Behind the Scenes

DANIEL LEWIS and TabTV meet the team who are bringing opera to Kings College Chapel

Don Giovanni

OLI THICKNESSE and DANIEL REVERE are thrilled by this year’s CUOS Mainshow.

Footnotes – Voices of Degenerate Music

LEAF ARBUTHNOT enjoys a night of thought-provoking opera in Trinity College Chapel.

What’s On: Week 5

The Tab Culture team scour the town for events to break the exam term monotony.


NANCY NAPPER CANTER reckons the older generation would be better off watching Amour.

Stephen Hawking does Go Compare

Cambridge legend Stephen Hawking is the latest celeb to take on the Go Compare man in a brand new ad!

Let’s Get Classical

TOMMY SHANE explores classical music in Cambridge, and implores you all to not knock it ’till you’ve tried it.

Orpheus and Eurydice

Clare College Opera deliver a sleek, seamless production with sensational singing for ALICE CARR

Theatre Guide Dog: Week 0

THE THEATRE GUIDE DOG should be studying and so should you, frankly, but we won’t tell anyone you’re here. Promise.

Culture Column 4: Tom Tryon

TOM TRYON writes a match report… on the opera.