The State Theatre Košice


Giuseppe Verdi
Festival of Music Theatre 2020

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    Festival of Music Theatre 2020

    Basic information


    The State Theatre Košice


    In Italian, Slovak subtitles


    October 27, 2017

    Festival of Music

    Performance of the State Theatre Košice as part of the 14th Festival of Music Theater Opera 2020 (www.festival-opera.cz).

    Verdi wrote Falstaff, which was the last of his 28 operas, as he was approaching the age of 80.



    The State Theatre Košice Orchestra, Chorus and Children´s Opera Studio

    It was his second comedy, and his third work based on a Shakespeare play, following Macbeth and Otello. The plot revolves around the thwarted, sometimes farcical, efforts of the fat knight, Sir John Falstaff, to seduce two married women to gain access to their husbands' wealth. 

    Approximate running time, including intermission: 1 hour, 55 minutes.

    Practical information

    Where to buy tickets

    When purchasing online, we will send you an E-ticket by e-mail. You can pick up printed tickets in person at any of our box offices.

    What to wear?

    By their appearance, attire and behaviour, the audience is obliged to adhere to the accustomed practice expected from them when attending a theatre performance.

    Buffets at the Estates Theater

    No waiting. For your benefit, please pre-order your food and beverages at the bar to minimize waiting in the queue!