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Operas were a form of musical plays.

The Doctor met opera singer Nellie Melba‎. (TV: The Power of Kroll)

Romana once dragged the Doctor to an opera in Milan. (PROSE: The Scarlet Empress)

The opera Il Dottore Va in Viaggio was a dramatisation of one of the Doctor's adventures. (PROSE: Transit)

Grace Holloway was a fan of opera, particularly Madame Butterfly‎. (TV: Doctor Who)

During a visit to London in 1840, the Eighth Doctor hoped to attend the opera Les Huguenots, but it was sold out. (COMIC: The Curious Tale of Spring-Heeled Jack)

The Eighth Doctor took Sam Jones to an opera performed by silicon-based life-forms on Thurakzima 7. She later listened to the Doctor's recording of Aida while they were travelling to its inaugural performance in Egypt in 1871. (PROSE: The Janus Conjunction)

The Eleventh Doctor and Amy Pond attended an opera in Paris in 1858, where they met opera singer Cosette‎. (COMIC: The Screams of Death)

Oswin Oswald was a fan of opera, particularly Carmen. (TV: Asylum of the Daleks)

The March of the Cyborgs was an Agora‎n opera. (PROSE: UNIT Christmas Parties: First Christmas)