Falstaff at Teatro La Fenice
This November, René Barbera sings the role of Fenton in a new production of Verdi’s Falstaff at Teatro La Fenice. Conducted by Myung-Whun Chung, this brilliant new staging of the comical opera based on Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor has been produced by renowned director and Shakespeare authority, Adrian Noble.
Mr. Barbera performs alongside a fabulous cast that includes Nicola Alaimo as Sir John Falstaff, Vladimir Stoyanov as Ford, Selene Zanetti as Alice Ford, Caterina Sala as Nannetta, Sara Mingardo as Mistress Quickley, and Veronica Simeoni as Meg Page.
Performances occur on November 18, 20, 22, 24, and 26. The show on November 18 will be broadcast live on RAI Radio 3 beginning at 19:00.