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
Archive :: production:T2093636135, opera or operetta:S1989, venue:V856
1997 touring productions. Co-production with Scottish Opera. Running time approx 180 minutes. Sung in French with English surtitles. A new production for 1997.