About the Show/Event
Information for La traviata at Royal Opera House, West End (Opera or Operetta). Amongst the most popular of Verdi's operas, La traviata is the work of a master of the musical drama. Its perfumed arias and soaring choruses vividly depict the ravishingly decadent but glamorous world of Parisian high society as the background to a heart rending story of romantic happiness destroyed. Original book called La Dame aux Camelias. Sung in Italian with English surtitles.
Approximate runtime 200minutes (including any interval).
Music Verdi. Lyrics Francesco Maria Piave. Book by Dumas. Producer Royal Opera. Director Richard Eyre. Design Bob Crowley. Lighting Jean Kalman. Director Jane Gibson (movement director). Conductor Daniel Oren.