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National Theatre

Národní 2
Prague,Czech Republic

June 2019

The Devil and Kate

June 22 @ 11:00 am
National Theatre, Národní 2
Prague,Czech Republic

Antonín Dvořák’s two most successful operas, "The Devil and Kate", and "Rusalka", are based on fairy-tale motifs. Blending folk and humorous with lyrical and fantasy elements is one of the typical (and still very popular) traits of Czech dramatic creation. The theme of this charming fairy-tale opera is taken over from Božena Němcová’s folk tale of the same name about the brazen and fearless Kate, the wily shepherd Jirka and the duped devil Marbuel. Dvořák created a masterly patchwork of…

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