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Falstaff

Synopsis
Verdi’s opera. The Glynebourne Festival Opera and the London Philharmonic Orchestra are conducted by Vladimir Jurowski. Christopher Purves is Falstaff. Richard Jones directed for stage and François Roussillon for screen.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2010
Recording date
Jun 2009

Credits

Director
Francois Roussillon; Richard Jones
Writer
Arrigo Boito
Music
Giuseppe Verdi
Production Design
Ultz
Costume
Ultz
Cast
Christopher PurvesSir John Falstaff
Jennifer HollowayMistress Margaret Page
Dina KuznetsovaMistress Alice Ford
Marie-Nicolre LemieuxMistress Quickly
Adriana KuoerovaNannetta (Anne Page)
Alasdair ElliottBardolph
Belunt BezduzFenton
Paolo BattagliaPistol
Peter Hall (2)Doctor Caius
Tassis ChristoyannisFenton

Additional Details

Theatre
Gyndebourne Opera House
Theatre company
Glyndebourne Festival Opera
Production type
Operas and Musicals
Historical period
1940s
Plays
Merry Wives of Windsor, The
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
Related items
Verdi and Shakespeare

Production Company

Name

Glyndebourne Enterprises

Name

Opus Arte

Email
opusarte@roh.org.uk
Web
http://www.opusarte.com/ External site opens in new window
Address
Royal Opera House
Covent Garden
London
WC2E 9DD
Name

ZDF

Notes
See: Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen

Online Retailer

Name

amazon.co.uk

Web
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