[Met Performance] CID:109150
La Forza del Destino {40} Matinee ed. Metropolitan Opera House: 11/14/1931.


Metropolitan Opera House
November 14, 1931 Matinee


LA FORZA DEL DESTINO {40}
Giuseppe Verdi--Francesco Maria Piave

Leonora.................Rosa Ponselle
Don Alvaro..............Giovanni Martinelli
Don Carlo...............Mario Basiola
Padre Guardiano.........Tancredi Pasero
Preziosilla.............Gladys Swarthout
Fra Melitone............Alfredo Gandolfi
Marquis de Calatrava....Joseph Macpherson
Curra...................Philine Falco
Mayor...................Millo Picco
Trabuco.................Giordano Paltrinieri
Surgeon.................Paolo Ananian
Vivandière..............Pearl Besuner
Vivandière..............Aida Doninelli
Vivandière..............Charlotte Ryan
Vivandière..............Phradie Wells
Vivandière..............Grace Divine
Vivandière..............Philine Falco
Vivandière..............Dorothea Flexer
Dance...................Rita De Leporte
Dance...................Giuseppe Bonfiglio

Conductor...............Tullio Serafin

Director................Alexander Sanine
Set designer............Ernest M. Gros
Set designer............James Fox
Set designer............Joseph Novak
Costume designer........Witold Gordon
Choreographer...........Rosina Galli

[Gros designed the sets for the Church of the Madonna, the encampment and the Cloister of the Madonna; the other sets were created by scenic artist J. Fox; J. Novak painted a vista of classical ruins inserted as a backdrop for the encampment scene.]

La Forza del Destino received four performances this season.



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