A STORY OF LOVE, FATE AND OBSESSION
had its premiere in St Petersburg in 1890.
It tells the story of Herman, a man in the grip of an obsession – to learn a secret that will grant him eternal wealth and the woman he loves.
When fate deals against him, he gambles with both love and life – and comes off worse in the gamble.
Sung in English, this is the world premiere of Opera North’s production.
Leeds Grand Theatre, Oct 20, 22, 25, 28. Tickets 0844 848 2705.
The season also restages productions of and