Visit: St. Paul's Within the Walls, Via Nazionale, 16a, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
La Traviata is a three-act opera composed by Giuseppe Verdi on an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It was first performed on March 6th, 1853 at La Fenice opera house in Venice. Verdi insisted on finding an original and provocative idea for the audience in Venice, and decided to base his work on La dame aux Camélias (1852), a play adapted from the novel by Alexandre Dumas (fils). The piece was originally titled Violetta, after the protagonist. This famous opera remains among the most performed masterpieces of the entire lyric tradition.
Opera e Lirica soloists, from the most important Italian theaters and Music Academies, will perform this breathtaking story accompanied by choir and orchestra conducted by Maestro Carlo Carbonelli. The audience will enjoy an extraordinary and memorable experience, surrounded by the fascinating atmosphere of St. Paul within the Walls Church. The story will also be enriched by Opera e Lirica lovely dancers who will perform romantic choreography.
Enjoy the most romantic opera ever, performed by Opera e Lirica artists in the wonderful St Paul's within the Walls Church in Rome. Book your Rome opera tickets now!
Children under 7 and the disabled can attend the concert for free.
Approximate duration (min.): 120
TITLE: La traviata. Melodrama in three acts.
LIBRETTO: Francesco Maria Piave.
MUSIC: Giuseppe Verdi.
VIOLETTA VALÉRY (Soprano) Maristella Mariani
ALFREDO GERMONT (Tenor) Emil Alekperov
GIORGIO GERMONT, his father (Baritone) Cristian Alderete
FLORA BERVOIX-ANNINA (Mezzo-soprano) Sara Foletto
GASTONE, Viscount di Letorières(Tenor) Carlo Napoletani
GIUSEPPE, Violetta’s servant (Tenor) Lucio Del Rio
BARONE DOUPHOL (Baritone) Giorgio Carli
DOCTOR GRENVIL (Bass) Fabrizio Nestonni
COMMISION AGENT (Bass) Giuseppe Trovato
CHOIR: Servants and noblemen, friends of Violetta and Flora, picadores and matadores, gypsies, Violetta’s and Flora’s servants, masks
DANCERS: Teatro dell’Opera di Roma School
Special guest Giorgio Gatti - Marchese D’Obigny
Choreography: Valerio Polverari
Conductor: Ivan Antonio
Scenes and costumes: Bolero Sartoria
Artistic director: Antonio Desiderio
Director: Giuseppina Cuccaro
Opera e Lirica Orchestra