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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 titles. Running time approx 2 hours 30 minutesPerformers Janis Kelly (Violetta Valery excluding Oct 23 and Nov 6/27), Linda Richardson (Oct 23 and Nov 6/27), Tom Randle (Alfredo Germont), Robert McFarland (Giorgio Germont), Sarah Pring (Flora Bervoix), John Graham-Hall (Gastone), Glenville Hargreaves (Baron Douphol), Dominic Burns (Marquis D'Obigny), Jonathan Best (Dottore Grenvil), Christine Bryan (Annina), Peter Bodenham (Giuseppe), A Galloway Bell (Commissario).
Music Verdi. Lyrics Francesco Maria Piave. Book by Dumas. Company Opera North. Conductor Mark Shanahan (Autumn excluding Oct 23 and Nov 6/7). Conductor Philip Sunderland (Oct 23 and Nov 6/27). Conductor Richard Farnes (Spring). Director Annabel Arden. Design Nicky Gillibrand. Costume Nicky Gillibrand. Lighting Paule Constable. Choreographer Leah Hausman.
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