Otello, Verdi – Opera

Antoni Ros-Marbà, Willy Decker – Giorgio Giuseppini (Lodovico), José Cura (Otello), Vittorio Grigolo (Cassio) – Gran Teatre del Liceu

About seventy years after the triumph of the Rossini Otello ossia il Mauro di Venezia, Verdi premieres his own adaptation of the Shakespeare play at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan.

And in 1887, the milanese public ovationates the new opera. Little by little, the Rossini opus tends to disappear from the great lyrical scenes around the world, and the Verdian Otello becomes the new reference of literary jealousy.

At the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona, a staging of the love passions, with the set designs of the great Willy Decker...

Willy Decker stage director
François de Carpentries stage director
John MacFarlane costumes, set designer
David Finn lighting
Athol Farmer choreography
José Luis Basso chorus master
Antoni Ros-Marbà musical direction


Orquestra Simfónica y cor del Gran Teatre del Liceu


José Cura (Otello)
Lado Ataneli (Jago)
Vittorio Grigolo (Cassio)
Vicenç Esteve Madrid (Roderigo)
Giorgio Giuseppini (Lodovico)
Francisco Santiago (Montano)
Roberto Accurso (Un Heraldo)
Krassimira Stoyanova (Desdemona)
Ketevan Kemoklidze (Emilia)

Duration : 02 h 20 min
Location : Gran Teatre del Liceu (Barcelona, Spain)
Production date : 2006
Production : © Opus Arte / Gran Teatre del Liceu
Available version(s) : IT ST EN, IT ST ES, IT ST FR



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