Guiseppe Verdi's Shakespearean masterpiece returns to the Met with Johan Botha in the title role opposite the acclaimed Desdemona of star soprano Renée Fleming. Conductor: Seymon Bychkov; Production: Elijah Moshinsky; Renée Fleming, Johan Botha, Falk Struckmann, Michael Fabiano. Originally screened in[masked] season.
Running time is approx. 3hrs 30 min. Tickets cost $21 or $19 concession (inc booking fee).
Please buy your ticket before you RSVP as the good seats tend to disappear quickly. My ticket is G14 and at present there are lots of seats nearby.
Interviews with the performers and behind the scenes glimpses take place during the intervals.
Let's meet for coffee at 11 am before the film at Connoisseurs café just by the steps to the cinema. We could also go for coffee afterwards or perhaps even something to eat!