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The Royal Opera House Encore 2018/19: La Traviata (Opera)

From the thrill of unexpected romance to a
heart breaking reconciliation that comes too late
Director: Richard Eyre
Stars: Ermonela Jaho, Charles Castronovo, Placido Domingo
Estimated running time: 3 Hours 35 Mins including two intervals

Event Cinema: This is an Encore showing recorded live from the Royal Opera House

Sung in Italian with English surtitles

Richard Eyre's beautiful production provides the perfect setting for Verdi's opera about a courtesan who sacrifices all for love.

From the thrill of unexpected romance to a heartbreaking reconciliation that comes too late – Verdi’s La traviata is one of the most popular of all operas. Alfredo falls in love in with the courtesan Violetta in glamorous Paris society, but underneath the surface run darker undercurrents, leading to a tragic ending. The opera’s wealth of melodies includes the famous Brindisi and the exuberant ‘Sempre libera’ – both showing the lyricism of Italian opera at its most immediately appealing. Richard Eyre’s production for The Royal Opera brings out all the emotional colour, from the giddy discovery of love, through painful confrontation to the inevitable conclusion. Lavish period sets and costumes enhance the reality of a moving story based on true life.

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When & Where

Screen 3
Selling well
Sunday, 3 February

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