La Forza del Destino | 1984
Verdi's opera dramatizing the relentless power of fate, set in eighteenth-century Spain. Leonora and her lover, Don Alvaro, are separated after Alvaro accidentally kills her father. Leonora becomes a recluse at a monastery and is slain by her brother Carlo as revenge. This "Live From the Met" presentation was taped during a live performance at the Metropolitan Opera on March 24, 1984.