Verdi: La forza del destino
Dutch National Opera, 9th September 2017
The fatalism that pervades the Verdi’s La forza del destino is mostly incongruous with our rationalist times, as is the idea of spiritual redemption. However, although destiny steers the characters in Forza towards unlikely chance encounters, their motives – prejudice, hatred, love, revenge – remain ageless.
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