Frédéric Antoun will make his role debut as Cassio this week in Verdi’s Otello in Keith Warner’s new production at the Royal Opera House.
Royal Opera House Music Director Antonio Pappano will conduct an all-star cast featuring Jonas Kaufmann who makes his role debut as Otello, with Maria Agresta as Desdemona.
Antonio Pappano and Jonas Kaufmann discuss the music and the making of Otello:
Frédéric will open next season with his debut at the Metropolitan Opera in in Thomas AdèsThe Exterminating Angel, and will later return to the Royal Opera House as Fenton in Robert Carsen’s production of Falstaff.
Otello runs from 21 June to 15 July 2017. For more information and tickets, see the Royal Opera House website. Otello will be broadcast live in cinemas on Wednesday 28 June 2017.