MET OPERA LIVE IN HD: LA TRAVIATA
2011-2012 HD OPERA SEASON
APRIL 14, 2012 @ 12:55 PM
RUN TIME: 3 HRS 5 MIN
Natalie Dessay puts on the red dress in Willy Decker’s stunning production, in her first Violetta at the Met. Matthew Polenzani sings Alfredo, Dimitri Hvorostovsky is Germont, and Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi is on the podium.
Text courtesy of The Metropolitan Opera website: http://www.metopera.org
CONDUCTOR: Fabio Luisi
PRODUCTION: Willy Decker
CAST: Natalie Dessay, Matthew Polenzani, Dimitri Hvorostovsky
CAST SHEET & SYNOPSIS:
VIDEO: Video courtesy of the Metropolitan Opera.
PHOTOS: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera
A scene from Act 1 of Verdi’s “La Traviata” with Natalie Dessay (center, in red) as Violetta.
Dmitri Hvorostovsky as Germont in Verdi’s “La Traviata.”
Natalie Dessay as Violetta in Verdi’s “La Traviata.”
Matthew Polenzani as Alfredo and Natalie Dessay as Violetta in Verdi’s “La Traviata.”