Great Performances

Love in the Kitchen in Act II of Verdi's "Falstaff"

Clip: Season 8 | 1m 56s

The freshly roasted turkey is hot, and so is the passion and comedy in this lovers' kitchen scene with Sir John Falstaff (Ambrogio Maestri) and Alice Ford (Angela Mead). Robert Carsen gives Verdi's last opera a 1950s sitcom setting. Airing Sunday, April 13, 2014, at noon on PBS (check local listings; airs April 10 at 9 pm on Thirteen).

Aired: 04/13/14

Rating: TV-14

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