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Royal Opera House: La Forza Del Destino (Verdi)

April 7 @ 14:00pm - 18:15pm

£8 – £13

for la Forza del destino

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.

★★★★★Veronica Simeoni gives a spitfire performance as Preziosilla and Anna Netrebko is magnificent as Leonora” The Times
★★★★ “Anna Netrebko and Jonas Kaufmann are in magnificent voice The Telegraph
★★★★ “performance itself is magnificent and unforgettable.”The Guardian

Jonas Kaufmann and 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 Opera in a sensational staging from Amsterdam packed with colour and action. It is directed by Christof Loy and conducted by Antonio Pappano, Music Director of The Royal Opera.

Music:Giuseppe Verdi

Director: Christof Loy

Conductor:Antonio Pappano

Starring:Anna Netrebko (Donna Leonora), Jonas Kaufmann (Don Alvaro), Ludovic Tézier (Don Carlo Di Vargas)

  • Running time: 255 mins
  • Four acts, including two intervals
  • Sung in Italian with English subtitle


April 7
14:00pm - 18:15pm
£8 – £13
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Sparc Theatre
Brampton Rd
Bishops Castle, SY9 5AQ
01588 638321


Liz Still