Royal Opera 2021/22 Season: La Traviata
Book Tickets for Royal Opera 2021/22 Season: La Traviata
Director: Richard Eyre
Cast: Andrés Presno, Germán E. Alcántara, Angela Simkin
Release Date: 13/04/2022
Feature Runtime: 3 hrs 40 mins
Trailers: Approx. 20 mins
Alfredo Germont and the courtesan Violetta Valéry fall in love at a party in Violetta's Paris salon. Alfredo is determined to cure Violetta of her tuberculosis, and the couple leave Paris and begin a contented life in the country. But Violetta's happiness is destroyed when Alfredo's father Giorgio Germont pays her a visit. Violetta’s scandalous relationship with Alfredo is jeopardizing Giorgio Germont’s daughter’s engagement, and Germont persuades Violetta to leave his son. Heartbroken, Violetta promises not to tell Alfredo why. Alfredo is stunned when Violetta disappears, and decides she must have left him from self-interest. He confronts her at a Paris party and leaves her. Only when Violetta is dying does he learn the truth.