Roh: La Forza Del Destino (live) 2019
Leonora falls in love with Don Alvaro, but when her father forbids their marriage, a fatal accident triggers a drama of obsession,vengeance and tragedy.
Jonas Kaufmannand Anna Netrebko star in Verdi’s epic La forza del destino (The Force of Destiny) an opera which demands the very best of singers for its powerful music and the fullest theatrical treatment for its story of bitter revenge pursued across miles and years.
The production comes to The Royal Operain a sensational staging from Amsterdam packed with colour and action. It is directedby Christof Loy and conducted by Antonio Pappano, Music Director of The Royal Opera.
SUNG IN ITALIAN WITH ENGLISH SURTITLES
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Roh: Faust (live) 2019
There are many versions of the story of Faust, who trades his soul with the Devil for youthand power, but Gounod’s opera remains one of the most constantly enthralling.
Michael Fabiano stars as Faust, with Diana Damrau as his beloved Marguerite and Erwin Schrott asthe diabolical Méphistophélès. Virtuoso leadingroles, a large chorus, sensational sets, balle tand an ecstatic finale make this the epitome of theatrical spectacle – the lavish scale of French grand opera is wonderfully in evidence in this production by David McVicar, set in 1870s Paris.
Above all, the music includes several of popularopera’s most recognizable numbers, performedby a cast of great international singers and the Royal Opera Chorus.
SUNG IN FRENCH WITH ENGLISH SURTITLES.
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