Metropolitan Opera - Otello
21 November 2014
Johan Botha (Otello), Renée Fleming (Desdemona)
Falk Struckmann (Iago)
Ensemble
Michael Fabiano (Cassio), Falk Struckmann (Iago), Johan Botha (Otello)
Johan Botha (Otello), Renée Fleming (Desdemona)

Performance reviews

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Otello

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No. of reviews: 15

Verdi’s Otello, played with unbridled emotions
31 Mar 13 / The Epoch Times
Incoherent Otello from Cura, Hampson
25 Mar 13 / Classics Today
New York, Metropolitan: “Otello”
22 Mar 13 / GBOPERA
Reining in a restless lion
13 Mar 13 / New York Times
Tras cuatro años ...
8 Mar 13 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
The Met's Moor in Mumbai
27 Nov 12 / Seen and Heard
Falk Struckmann’s Iago ignited the performance beyond expectations
12 Nov 12 / Opera Britannia
Close-ups do no favours in Met live Otello
2 Nov 12 / Seen and Heard
The Met’s chilling ‘Otello’ all you could ask for, and Moor
26 Oct 12 / CNY Café Momus
Struckmann, Fleming and Bychkov do their best to salvage Met’s “Otello”
18 Oct 12 / Washington Post
Despite an ailing Moor, Fleming and Struckmann provide dramatic fire in Met’s “Otello”
11 Oct 12 / The Classical Review
A splendid "Otello" with a sublime Renee Fleming
11 Oct 12 / The Huffington Post
Returning to a special role, maybe for the last time
11 Oct 12 / New York Times
On the premiere of 'Otello,' the Met's mixed bag of a birthday present to Verdi
11 Oct 12 / Capital New York
O tell it: a villain’s triumphant betrayal
11 Oct 12 / New York Post
Production details
Cast
Fleming/Stoyanova, Struckmann/Hampson/Vratogna, Fabiano/Dolgov, Botha/Cura/Amonov
(c) Bychkov/Altinoglu (d) Moshinsky
Performance dates
11, 15, 20, 23, 27, 30 March, 9, 13, 16, 20(m), 27(m) October 2012
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