Saturday 14th December - Verdi's Falstaff
Baritone Ambrogio Maestri takes the role of Sir John Falstaff, the rotund knight, in the lyric comedy after Shakespeare’s plays ‘The Merry Wives of Windsor’ and scenes from ‘Henry IV’. The Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra is conducted by James Levine. (Photo: Ambrogio Maestri as Verdi's Falstaff Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)
Saturday 21st December
The Metropolitan Opera presents Benjamin Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64. Lestyn Davies stars as Oberon and Kathleen Kim as Tytania, with the Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra conducted by James Conlon.