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Falstaff

Synopsis
Verdi’s opera performed at the Teatro Regio di Parma as part of the Festival Verdi Parma. Ambrogio Maestri is Falstaff. Directed for stage by Stephen Medcalf and for video by Tiziano Mancini. The Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro Regio di Parma is conducted by Andrea Battistoni,
Series
Tutto Verdi: The Complete Operas
Language
Italian (Standard)
Country
Italy
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2012
Recording date
Oct 2011
Duration
142 mins

Credits

Director
Stephen Medcalf; Tiziano Mancini
Writer
Arrigo Boito
Music
Giuseppe Verdi
Production Design
Jamie Vartan
Costume
Jamie Vartan
Cast
Ambrogio MaestriSir John Falstaff
Daniela PiniMistress Margaret Page
Svetla VassilevaMistress Alice Ford
Romina TomasoniMistress Quickly
Luca SalsiFrank Ford
Antonio GandiaFenton
Barbara BargnesiNannetta (Anne Page)
Luca CasalinDoctor Caius
Mattia DentiPistol
Patrizio SaudelliBardolph

Additional Details

Theatre
Teatro Farnese di Parma.
Production type
Operas and Musicals
Plays
Merry Wives of Windsor, The
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Sung in Italian with subtitles in Italian, English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, and Japanese. Accompanying booklet in English, French, German, and Italian. Special features include: introduction to Falstaff (10:59 min.)
Programme notes and synopsis in English, German, Italian, and French (16 pages) in container.

Production Company

Name

C Major Entertainment

Name

Unitel Classica

Online Retailer

Name

amazon.co.uk

Web
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