Pathé Opera presents 'Falstaff'Other / Amsterdam
14 December 2013, 7pm
As part of the ongoing Pathé Specials series, the Netherlands’ largest cinema group presents an assortment of cultural events including theatre, ballet, opera and concerts, all streamed in high definition.
Now fans in cities across the Netherlands have the chance to enjoy top-quality performances while relaxing in the comfort of Pathé theatres.
Conductor James Levine is the undisputed master when it comes to "Falstaff." This production by Robert Carsen is the first new version of "Falstaff" by the Met Opera since 1964.
Set in the English countryside in the mid-20th century, Ambrogio Maestri sings the title role as the brilliant braggart Sir John Falstaff and has a great ensemble before him, which will include Angela Meade, Stephanie Blythe, Lisette Oropesa and Franco Vassallo.