La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave
Approximate running time 2 hrs. 35 min.
Verdi’s consumptive courtesan returns in Willy Decker’s timeless setting, with rising sopranos Marina Rebeka and Sonya Yoncheva sharing the role of the title heroine. Stephen Costello and Francesco Demuro are Alfredo, Quinn Kelsey and Ludovic Tézier are Germont, and Marco Armiliato conducts.
Photo credits: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera