Otello Met Summer Encore Synopsis
In Verdi’s retelling of Shakespeare’s towering tragedy, Renée Fleming gives a captivating performance as the innocent Desdemona, a role long considered one of her calling cards. As the title hero, Johan Botha, delivers an imposing portrayal of a...

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Great

By wexfeld
Falk Strickmann is the best Iago I have ever seen. But too many close-ups in filming, wanted to see a little more what was going on on stage....

Otello --MetOpera in HD

By anderson6906
An excellent production with wonderful singers especially in the roles of Desdemona and Iago. I recommend this way of seeing opera to anyone who like the form or wants to be introduced to it for...

Fantastic production

By nicim
I wanted to see this production with Renee Fleming, having seen it at The Met during the 2013 season. What a beautiful, well-done production. An appreciative audience at the Regal on 14th street in...

Otello

By bluebird
Iago very powerful and stole the show. Otello excellent, Flemings was Flemings. Orchestra sounded great. Sets a bit crowded. Overall, a wonderful production....

Otello - Met summer encores

By dhmbowen
A compelling production, if a bit stolid in parts. Best of the singers is Falk Struckmann, who made Iago's veiled evil very believable and his singing was fine. Renee Fleming as Desdemona was lovely...

Otello

By Netrebko_fan
I will never buy tickets again through Fandango. I couldn't go, and there was no refund. It ended up causing me a $34 loss. I could easily have gone to the theater and bought two tickets for $30. ...

Otello

By judyruns2
It was my 1st opera. I thought I would try it here and I liked it. I have also seen a ballet and a couple of Broadway shows. I really like this program. Thanks,...

Otello

By JKnapp
This was great. Rene was fantastic....

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By kittikatt1020
I loved it...

Otello missed

By usnuk
We were among at most 30 people in the large Regal, Warrington PA. The sound was so overwhelming that we went to the Manager, who said they would turn it down. When we returned to our seat, at the...

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Rated NR | For Appropriate for all audiences