67-year old Hana is the good soul of her family. An altruistic woman whose benevolence is often tested by her two selfish sons. She must stand up and change her life.
When Hana meets Broňa, a new world opens before her.
In this cheeky literary mash-up of Flaubert’s classic novel Madame Bovary, life imitates art in uncanny ways when earthy British beauty Gemma Bovery and her husband move to the Norman village where the novel was written a century earlier.
From the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona.
Envy, conspiracy, love, jealousy, revenge and ultimately, forgiveness come together in Verdi’s intensely passionate masterpiece.