About the Show/Event
Information for Falstaff at Royal Opera House, West End (Opera or Operetta). Based on Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, a comedy of deceit, ego and trickery in which the (almost) good wives of Windsor give Sir John Falstaff his come-uppance.
Performers Bryn Terfel (Sir John Falstaff), Ana Maria Martinez (Alice Ford), Simon Keenlyside (Ford), Anna Prohaska (Nannetta), Frederic Antoun (Fenton), Marie-Nicole Lemieux (Mistress Quickly), Pamela Helen Stephen (Meg Page).
Music Verdi. Book by Shakespeare. Lyrics Boito. Producer Royal Opera House. Director Robert Carsen. Conductor Nicola Luisotti. Design Paul Steinberg. Costume Brigitte Reiffenstuel. Lighting Robert Carsen. Lighting Peter van Praet.