Falstaff - Scottish Opera
Picture shows : Peter Sidhom as Sir John Falstaff in Scottish Opera's new production of Giuseppe Verdi's Falstaff...Picture © Drew Farrell Tel : 07721 -735041.Scottish Opera's new production of Giuseppe Verdi's Falstaff..Dominic Hill, Artistic Director of the Traverse Theatre, directs this new production in the finest Verdi tradition. Conducted by Peter Robinson (except 21 June - Derek Clark ).( Sung in Italian with English subtitles).Based on a character in Shakespeare?s The Merry Wives of Windsor, Sir John Falstaff?s larger than life appetites and self-indulgences strike a chord of universal recognition. There?s something of him in everyone, allowing both laughter at and a degree of sympathy for an otherwise lecherous character...Sir John Falstaff - Peter Sidhom.Fenton - Federico Lepre.Ford - William Dazeley.Dr Caius - Peter Van Hulle.Bardolfo - Alasdair Elliott.Pistola - Giles Tomkins.Alice Ford - Maria Costanza Nocentini.Nannetta - Lucy Crowe.Mistress Page - Leah Marian Jones.Dame Quickly - Sally Burgess..Conductors.Peter Robinson (except 21 June).Derek Clark (21 June).Director.Dominic Hill.Designer.Tom Piper.Lighting.Ben Ormerod..Performances :.Theatre Royal. Glasgow, 13 ? 15 ? 17 ? 21 ? 24* May.His Majesty?s Theatre, Aberdeen 5 ? 7 Jun.Eden Court, Inverness 12 ? 14 Jun.Edinburgh Festival Theatre 18 ? 21* ? 26 ? 28 Jun..Note to Editors: This image is free to be used editorially in the promotion of Scottish Opera. Without prejudice ALL other licences without prior consent will be deemed a breach of copyright under the 1988. Copyright Design and Patents Act and will be subject to payment or legal action, where appropriate..Further further information please contact Kerryn Hurley Scottish Opera Press Manager t: 0141 242 0511.