One step back: Hvorostovsky cancels Salzburgmain
Dmitri Hvorostovsky, who is receiving renewed treatment for brain cancer, has withdrawn from Verdi’s Otello at the Salzburg Easter Festival.
Carlos Álvarez will replace him as Iago.
Revised cast: Giuseppe Verdi: Otello. 19 and 27 March 2016.
Christian Thielemann, Conductor; Vincent Boussard, Director;
Vincent Lemaire, Set designer; Christian Lacroix, Costume designer.
With José Cura, Otello; Dorothea Röschmann, Desdemona; Carlos Álvarez, Iago;