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Ensemble

Stylish Women

Verdi's Falstaff in high definition,
live from New York,
by MARIA NOCKIN

 

On Saturday 14 December 2014 the Metropolitan Opera transmitted Giuseppe Verdi's last opera Falstaff live in high definition to more than sixty countries around the world. This reviewer saw it in Phoenix Arizona. Robert Carsen's updated production was new to the Met but had been seen in Europe. He set the action in the post war world of the fifties and costume designer Brigitte Reiffenstuel outfitted the stylish women of Windsor in the crinoline-lined full skirts of the New Look...

Copyright © 19 December 2013 Maria Nockin,
Arizona USA

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GIUSEPPE VERDI

FALSTAFF

METROPOLITAN OPERA

ROBERT CARSEN

KEITH JAMESON

JAMES LEVINE

RENEE FLEMING

NEW YORK

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

PHOENIX

ARIZONA

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