Verdi: Otello – Royal Opera House Live Cinema Season 2016/17



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Live Broadcast – 28 June 2017, 8.15pm CET

World-famous tenor Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut as Otello in Verdi‘s passionate retelling of Shakespeare’s great tragedy of jealousy, deception and murder. Soprano Maria Agresta will be his Desdemona and baritone Ludovic Tézier his nemesis Iago in a new production by Olivier Award-winning director Keith Warner.

This performance is the part of 2016/17 Royal Opera House Live Cinema Season!

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A major work of the opera repertory, Verdi’s Otello draws on the full forces of the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, the Royal Opera Chorus and this stellar line-up of principal singers, with exquisite duets, emotionally potent solo numbers and thrilling choruses. Particular highlights include Otello and Desdemona’s rapturous love duet and Desdemona’s poignant ‘Willow Song’. Royal Opera Music Director Antonio Pappano conducts this Italian masterpiece.

Starring: Jonas Kaufmann, Maria Agresta, Ludovic Tézier

Composer: Giuseppe Verdi

Conductor: Antonio Pappano

Director: Keith Warner

Production Information:
Opera in four acts
Running time: approximately 165 minutes
Including one interval
Start time: 7.15pm BST
Encore screening Sunday 2 July 2017, 2pm

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