New production of “La Forza del Destino” at Palau de les Arts, with Gregory Kunde as Don Alvaro


Valencia’s Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia presents a new production of Giuseppe Verdi’s “La Forza del Destino” for the 7th Mediterrani Festival. Gregory Kunde returns as the leading tenor in the role of Don Alvaro after his recent success as Otello on the same stage in June of 2013. His debut in this new Verdi role has awakened great interest and high expectations. Mario Cerdá, a frequent presence at Palau de les Arts also stars as Trabuco in this excellent cast. Davide Livermore will provide stage direction of this new production, after his recent successes in previous productions at Palau de les Arts, such as “Otello” and “La Boheme.” Maestro Zubin Mehta will conduct the Cor de la Generalitat Valenciana and the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana. Four performances, starting on May 31st.