Met Live Opera: Falstaff


Mary D. Fisher Theatre Sat, Apr 1 9:30 AM
Mary D. Fisher Theatre Wed, Apr 5 3:00 PM
Film Info
Event Type:Met Live Opera
Run Time:3 hours
Met Company
Conductor:Daniele Rustioni
Opera Company:Hera Hyesang Park (Nannetta)
Ailyn Pérez (Alice Ford)
Marie-Nicole Lemieux (Mistress Quickly)
Jennifer Johnson Cano (Meg Page)
Bogdan Volkov (Fenton)
Michael Volle (Falstaff)
Christopher Maltman (Ford)
Production:Robert Carsen
Set Designer:Paul Steinberg
Costume Designer:Brigitte Reiffenstuel
Lighting Designer:Robert Carsen
Peter Van Praet


Giuseppe Verdi

Live: Saturday, April 1 at 9:30 a.m.
Encore: Wednesday, April 5 at 3:00 p.m.

There will be a pre-opera talk led by John Steinbrunner one hour before the LIVE performance on Saturday.

Cast: Hera Hyesang Park (Nannetta); Ailyn Pérez (Alice Ford); Marie-Nicole Lemieux (Mistress Quickly); Jennifer Johnson Cano (Meg Page); Bogdan Volkov (Fenton); Michael Volle (Falstaff); Christopher Maltman (Ford)

Baritone Michael Volle stars as the caddish knight Falstaff, gleefully tormented by a trio of clever women who deliver his comeuppance, in Verdi’s glorious Shakespearean comedy. Maestro Daniele Rustioni takes the podium to oversee a brilliant ensemble cast that features sopranos Hera Hyesang Park Ailyn Pe´rez, mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano, contralto Marie-Nicole Lemieux, tenor Bogdan Volkov, and baritone Christopher Maltman.