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Dec. 05 2018

01/05/19 – OTELLO – 1PM

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The Metropolitan Opera

Otello
GIUSEPPE VERDI

  • ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 2 HRS 55 MINS, 1 intermission
  • SUNG IN ITALIAN
  • photo credit: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera

Conducting sensation Gustavo Dudamel makes his Met debut leading Verdi’s towering Shakespearean masterpiece, in the first revival of Bartlett Sher’s gripping 2015 production. The cast includes dynamic tenor Stuart Skelton in the title role, star soprano Sonya Yoncheva as the devoted but doomed Desdemona, and outstanding baritone Željko Lučić as the treacherous Iago

You can download performance programs, read the opera synopsis and watch performance videos at: https://www.metopera.org/Season/Radio/Saturday-Matinee-Broadcasts/

CAST

Headshot of Gustavo Dudamel

CONDUCTOR

Gustavo Dudamel

Headshot of Sonya Yoncheva

DESDEMONA

Sonya Yoncheva

Headshot of Julianna DiGiacomo

DESDEMONA

Julianna DiGiacomo

Headshot of Jennifer Johnson Cano

EMILIA

Jennifer Johnson Cano

Headshot Stuart Skelton

OTELLO

Stuart Skelton

Headshot of Alexey Dolgov

CASSIO

Alexey Dolgov

Headshot of Željko Lučić

IAGO

Željko Lučić

Headshot of James Morris

LODOVICO

James Morris

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