May 15, 2014

Saturday Matinee presents the Lyric Opera Of Chicago's 2013 production of Verdi's Otello.

Johan Botha sings the role of Otello, with Anthony Clark Evans (Montano), Antonio Poli (Cassio), Falk Struckmann (Iago), John Irvin (Roderigo), Ana María Martínez (Desdemona) Julie Anne Miller (Emilia), Richard Ollarsaba (A Herald) and Evan Boyer (Lodovico).

"Johan Botha (Otello) and Ana María Martínez (Desdemona) are, indeed, magnificent." - Chicago Theater Beat

Bertrand De Billy conducts.

Hear an audio preview by Sir Andrew Davis.  Read the synopsis.

Broadcast Saturday, May 17 at 1:00 p.m.  Listen Online.