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Opera Australia: La Traviata
May 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:10 pm
One event on May 7, 2022 at 7:30 pm
One event on May 10, 2022 at 7:30 pm
One event on May 13, 2022 at 7:30 pm
One event on May 16, 2022 at 7:30 pm
One event on May 18, 2022 at 7:30 pm
One event on May 26, 2022 at 7:30 pm
One event on May 28, 2022 at 12:30 pm
Raise your glass, bat your pretty lashes, it’s Paris in the salons and you’re the life of the party. He’s staring at you, he’s singing for you… Are you tempted?
Violetta wears velvet and lace and drinks only the finest champagne from crystal glasses. Her parties are legendary, her company desired. She’s free and free-spirited, living outside society’s bounds, and for the courtesan, it seems like the party will never end. Could a little love really change everything?
La Traviata is so popular because it puts a life we can only dream of on stage, with its risqué glamour, joys and sorrows.
Verdi’s music sings of freedom with flying melodies, makes merry with rousing drinking songs and leaves us with passion-ate duets between breaking hearts.
This production by Elijah Moshinsky is one of our most successful, featuring lush party scenes in Paris and beautiful autumn afternoons in the countryside.
Lavish sets and exquisite costumes combined with Verdi’s famous score offer the perfect way to experience opera for the first time, or the chance to revisit a favourite with an exciting new cast.
Home-grown talent, Stacey Alleaume reprises her role as Violetta after a stunning season in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour.
Performance dates & times
Wednesday 4 May 7:30 PM
Saturday 7 May 7:30 PM
Tuesday 10 May 7:30 PM
Friday 13 May 7:30 PM
Monday 16 May 7:30 PM
Wednesday 18 May 7:30 PM
Friday 20 May 7:30 PM
Thursday 26 May 7:30 PM
Saturday 28 May 12:30 PM
Running Time Approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes (including two 20 minute intervals).
Standard $75.00 – $289.00
Child $38.00 – $145.00
Pensioner $68.00 – $260.00
Student $68.00 – $260.00
Groups 8+ $64.00 – $246.00