Verdi And Boito

A dramatisation by Jules Mascarenhas of the relationship between Giuseppe Verdi and the librettist and composer Arrigo Boito, who collaborated on Verdi's great Shakespearean operas `Otello' and `Falstaff'.

With John Woodvine (Verdi), Jennie Stoller (Signora Verdi), Denys Hawthorne (Faccio), Thomas Arnold (Boito) and Stephen Critchlow (Ricordi).

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A dramatisation by Jules Mascarenhas of the relationship between Giuseppe Verdi and the librettist and composer Arrigo Boito, who collaborated on Verdi's great Shakespearean operas `Otello' and `Falstaff'.

With John Woodvine (Verdi), Jennie Stoller (Signora Verdi), Denys Hawthorne (Faccio), Thomas Arnold (Boito) and Stephen Critchlow (Ricordi).