Falstaff (Verdi), 2009

Falstaff (Verdi), 2009

Richard Jones’ production brings a zany, sitcom energy to Verdi's classic comedy.

Photo: Alastair Muir

Falstaff (Verdi), 2009
  • Falstaff - full opera

    An uproarious snapshot of small-town English life.

    Verdi’s Falstaff is a comedy as wise as it is witty – a generous belly-laugh after a career of dark, knotty dramas. Inspired by Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, and particularly its larger-than-life hero Sir John Falstaff, Verdi’s opera...