Just in: Star soprano quits ex-husband’s Covent Garden operamain
Kristine Opolais has pulled out of next month’s Lohengrin.
‘Following a routine abdominal medical procedure, I must take a break for a few weeks to ensure a full recovery,’ she tweets in remarkably bureaucratic English.
The production is conducted by her recent ex-husband, Andris Nelsons.
UPDATE: Her replacement is a newbie