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Verdi’s Falstaff at the LA Opera begins Nov. 9

Date 11.04.2013

THE LA OPERA presents FALSTAFF! November 9 – December 1, 2013 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavillion.

In honor of Verdi’s 200th birthday, LA Opera presents a new production of the crowning glory of the composer’s magnificent career, his comic masterpiece Falstaff. LA Opera Music Director James Conlon, praised internationally for his mastery of Verdi, conducts this unabashed celebration of Merrie Olde England’s lusty days and bawdy nights, starring Italian baritone Roberto Frontali. On this occasion, a bronze bust of Verdi produced by Marinelli Foundry in Florence and based on the composer’s famous portrait by Giovanni Boldini, will be showcased in the hall of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.

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