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BUY TICKETS 2pm Sunday 2 July
OPERA broadcast AS LIVE from the Royal Opera House
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.
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. Soprano Maria Agresta will play Desdemona and baritone Ludovic Tézier is Otello’s nemesis Iago in a new production by Olivier Award-winning director Keith Warner.
Sung in Italian with English subtitles
Tickets: Full £20 Adult concessions £18 18 & under £12.50
Running time: 2 hrs 45 mins (inc one interval)
Doors open: 1.30pm
Certificate: This screening is certified 12A As Live. Click here for more information.