Royal Opera: OTELLO
New Production! Superstar 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 staging by Olivier Award-winning director Keith Warner, conducted by Antonio Pappano. A major work of the opera repertory, it promises to be a thrilling season highlight. Captured live at Covent Garden London, 28 Jun 2017.
Screening as part to the 2016/17 Palace Opera & Ballet cinema season
Duration: 165 min
Director: Keith Warner