THE TIMES, 16 JULY 2020
“Aria Ready? Revving up for Opera’s return to the theatre”
The Times published an article by Neil Fisher on 16 July 2020, giving details of the first new opera to be commissioned and performed in a theatre since the lockdown in March. The opera “A Feast in the Time of Plague” has a libretto by Sir David Pountney and music by Alex Woolf. It features a number of British singers including Simon Keenlyside, who will sing the role of Antoine, “a biker playboy”.