La Traviata

Year: 2015

Production Company: Russian State Ballet and Opera House



Author: Giuseppe Verdi

Director: Boris Lagoda


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Background to Production:

The first performance of La Traviata was on 6 March 1853 at La Fenice Opera House in Venice. After mixed reviews some revisions were made by Verdi mostly affecting Acts 2 and 3. The opera was presented again in Venice at the Teatro San Benedetto to critical success. First performances of this revised version outside of Italy include:

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The Russian State Ballet and Opera House tour dates are included for their productions of Madam Butterfly (Feb & Mar 2016) and Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and Don Quixote (Oct & Nov 2015).