The Othello story, how jealousy can undermine even the deepest love. Cyprus, at the end of the 15th century, is an outpost of the Venetian Empire, at war with the Turks. The Governor is the Moor Otello, who has just married Desdemona, the young daughter of a noble Venetian family. Live cinema relay: Jun17 28. Sung in Italian with English surtitles.


Jonas Kaufmann (Otello - Jun17 2/6/Jul17 10), Gregory Kunde (Othello - Jul17 8/12/15), Maria Agresta (Desdomona - Jun17 2/6/Jul17 10), Dorothea Roschmann (Desdemona - Jul17 8/12/15), Ludovic Tezier (Iago Jun17 2/6/Jul17 10), Zeljko Lucic (Iago - Jul17 8/12/15), Frederic Antoun (Cassio), Thomas Atkins (Roderigo), Kai Ruutel (Emilia), Simon Shibambu (Montano), In Sung Sim (Lodovico)


Music: Rossini
Lyrics: Francesco Maria Berio di Salsi
Producer: Royal Opera House
Conductor: Antonio Pappano
Director: Keith Warner
CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020, restrictions were lifted on 19th July 2021. Please note that iUKTDb archive listings between March 2020 and July 2021 may not be accurate as we did not receive details of all rescheduled and cancelled shows.


Otello (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T1269670333. Details of all Otello archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S02067308949

Archive Listings

21 Jun 17
15 Jul 17
Royal Opera House
West End
Greater London

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