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Falstaff

Synopsis
Verdi’s Falstaff. The Orchestra and Chorus of Radiotelevisione Italiana Milano are conducted by Tullio Serafin. Guiseppe Taddei as Falstaff in the production staged by Herbert Graf.
Language
Italian (Standard)
Country
Italy
Medium
Television; Video
Year of release
2005
Recording date
9 May 1956
Duration
118 mins

Credits

Director
Herbert Graf
Writer
Arrigo Boito
Music
Giuseppe Verdi
Cast
Giuseppe TaddeiSir John Falstaff
Anna Maria CanaliMistress Margaret Page
Rosanna CartelMistress Alice Ford
Fedora BarbieriMistress Quickly
Scipione ColomboFrank Ford
Anna MoffoNanetta (Anne Page)
Franco CalabresePistol
Luigi AlvaFenton
Mario CarlinDoctor Caius
Renato ErcolaniBardolph

Additional Details

Theatre company
Radiotelevisione Italiana Milano Orchestra and Chorus
Production type
Operas and Musicals
Plays
Merry Wives of Windsor, The
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
First televised May 9 1956. Released on DVD in 2005.

Production Company

Name

Radiotelevisione Italiana

Online Retailer

Name

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