Verdi’s best-loved work, is performed here by a star cast in a revival of Richard Eyre’s highly acclaimed 1994 production. Music Director Antonio Pappano conducts La traviata for the first time at Covent Garden. American soprano Renée Fleming returns to Covent Garden to sing Violetta for the first time with The Royal Opera. La traviata was first performed at the Teatro La Fenice, Venice in March 1853.
Royal Opera House Production
Violetta Valéry: Renée Fleming
Alfredo Germont: Joseph Calleja
Giorgio Germont: Thomas Hampson
Annina: Sarah Pring
Flora Bervoix: Monika-Evelin Liiv
Baron Douphol: Eddie Wade
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Antonio Pappano 2009
Royal Opera Chorus
Designed by Bob Crawley
Directed by Richard Eyre
Plus: Cast gallery / Antonio Pappano interviews Renée Fleming.
Sound: 2.0 LPCM stereo / DTS 5.1 Surround
Region code: 0 worldwide
Running Time: 154 mins