Otello ©2017 ROH. Photographed by Catherine Ashmore.

Insights: Otello

3 December 2019
The event lasts about 1 hour 30 minutes; there is no interval
Clore Studio
Opera and music

Keith Warner’s stunning 2017 production of Verdi's Otello returns to the Main Stage in December 2019. With supreme Verdians Gregory Kunde (Otello), Ermonela Jaho (his beloved Desdemona) and Carlos Álvarez (Iago), conducted by Royal Opera Music Director Antonio Pappano.

Hear from members of the cast and creative team as they prepare for opening night. Please be seated before the start, as latecomers cannot be admitted.

Suitable for ages 14+

Intermediate level: suitable for those who wish to explore the art form in more depth. This event will be filmed; there will be cameras in the Studio.

Available in English

Sponsored by


and The Paul Hamlyn Education Fund


There are wheelchair spaces and level access available in the Clore Studio. There are two wheelchair spaces and a section of level access seats available in Row A only. If you require level access to the Clore Studio, or have any other access queries regarding events in the Clore Studio, please contact Box Office Access at boxoffice.access@roh.org.uk.