La traviata

(Premiere 2017)
DIRECTOR Richard Eyre
DESIGNER Bob Crowley
THEATRE COMPANY The Royal Opera
DESCRIPTION
Joyce El-Khoury, Ekaterina Bakanova and Corinne Winters lead three excellent casts in Richard Eyre’s much-loved production of Verdi’s most famous opera.
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Country: United Kingdom

Runtime: 195 min

CAST (ACTORS | DANCERS | SINGERS)

David Junghoon Kim | Gastone de Letorières
Singer
Samuel Sakker | Gastone de Letorières
Singer
Jeremy White | Marquis D'Obigny
Singer
Yuriy Yurchuk | Baron Douphol
Singer
Gyula Nagy | Baron Douphol
Singer
David Shipley | Doctor Grenvil
Singer
Artur RuciƄski | Giorgio Germont
Singer
Angela Simkin | Flora Bervoix
Singer
Sergey Romanovsky | Alfredo Germont
Singer
Ekaterina Bakanova | Violetta Valéry
Singer
Joyce El-Khoury | Violetta Valéry
Singer
Elizabeth Sikora | Annina
Singer
Neil Gillespie | Giuseppe
Singer
Michael Lessiter | Servant
Singer
Liparit Avetisyan | Alfredo Germont
Singer
Atalla Ayan | Alfredo Germont
Singer
Nicola Alaimo | Giorgio Germont
Singer
Sarah Pring | Annina
Singer

Creatives

Director | Richard Eyre
Conductor | Maurizio Benini
Conductor | Daniele Rustioni
Conductor | Christopher Willis
Librettist | Francesco Maria Piave
Designer | Bob Crowley
Lighting Designer | Jean Kalman
Movement Director | Jane Gibson
Music | Giuseppe Verdi

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DETAILS

PERFORMANCE TYPE: OPERA

THEATRES

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, 16/01/2017 - 04/07/2017

THEATRE COMPANIES

REVIEWS

"Marina Rebeka’s stellar Violetta and Mark Minkowski’s incisive conducting raise this from a 3- to a 4-star night out"
"AFTER 21 years and a dozen revivals, Richard Eyre's 1994 production of Verdi's La Traviata remains as magnificent as ever." "The plot, like so many other operas, is boy-meets-girl, they fall in love, ...
Richard Eyre’s 1994 Royal Opera House production of La traviata has always been persuasive, but this revival makes it feel even more multi-faceted than usual. If this is mainly because of the strength ...

STORYLINE

Alfredo and the courtesan Violetta fall passionately in love. But Alfredo’s father, Giorgio Germont, disapproves of their relationship.