Met Opera - Otello
17 November 2012
This movie is from our archive and is not currently screening.
Starring Renée Fleming (Desdemona), Johan Botha (Otello), Michael Fabiano (Cassio), Falk Struckmann (Iago).
Directed by Elijah Moshinsky.
Official Site: http://www.sharmillfilms.com.au/?p=2001
Verdi’s towering masterpiece, based on Shakespeare’s tragedy, makes its first Captured Live in HD appearance. Semyon Bychkov conducts an extraordinary cast led by Johan Botha in the title role of the jealous Moor of Venice, opposite Renée Fleming in one of her greatest roles, Otello’s innocent wife Desdemona. Falk Struckmann sings Iago, Otello’s disloyal ensign, and Michael Fabiano is the captain Cassio.
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