Kong Renés Datter (King René’s Daughter) is a Danish verse drama written in 1845 by Henrik Hertz. The Russian adaptation by Vladimir Zotov was used as the basis for the 1892 opera Iolanta, written by Tchaikovsky, with libretto by his brother Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky. #writer #tchaikovsky #henrikhertz #opera #copenhagen

Kong Renés Datter (King René’s Daughter) is a Danish verse drama written in 1845 by Henrik Hertz.
The Russian adaptation by Vladimir Zotov was used as the basis for the 1892 opera Iolanta, written by Tchaikovsky, with libretto by his brother Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky. #writer #tchaikovsky #henrikhertz #opera #copenhagen