Salieri’s ‘Falstaff’ at the Theater an der Wien
Anett Fritsch sings Alice Ford in Salieri’s rarely-performed comic opera Falstaff, this autumn at the Theater an der Wien, October 14, 16, 19, 21 & 23. René Jacobs leads the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin for these performances, which feature stage direction by Torsten Fischer and sets and costumes designed by Herbert Schäfer and Vasilis Triantafilopoulos. Christoph Pohl sings the title role, with Maxim Mironov as Mr. Ford, Alex Penda as Mrs. Slender, and Arttu Kataja as Mr. Slender.