Riccardo Frizza opens 2017-18 season with Falstaff in Parma

This October, Riccardo Frizza visits the Festival Verdi for a production of Falstaff. Maestro Frizza leads the opera at the Teatro Regio di Parma, in Verdi’s adoptive hometown.

Roberto de Candia and Mikheil Kiria alternate the title role, with Giorgio Caoduro as Ford, Amarilli Nizza as his wife, Damiana Mizzi as their daughter Nannetta, and Sonia Prina as Quickly. Directed by Jacopo Pirei, Falstaff opens on October 1 and runs through October 22.