Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Time: 6:30 PM (local time)
Run Time: 3 hours 20 minutes (approximate)
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An encore performance of Verdi’s Falstaff will be shown in select cinemas on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 6:30 PM in all time zones. Please note: not all movie theaters showing the live transmission will present an encore showing.
An undisputed master of Verdi’s final comic opera, James Levine conducts Robert Carsen’s acclaimed production, the first new Met Falstaff since 1964. Ambrogio Maestri sings the role of the blustery Sir John Falstaff, opposite a marvelous ensemble cast.
Falstaff is a co-production of the Metropolitan Opera; Royal Opera House, Covent Garden; Teatro alla Scala, Milan; the Canadian Opera Company, Toronto; and De Nederlandse Opera, Amsterdam.
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Casting subject to change.
Photo Credit: Catherine Ashmore/Royal Opera House