Verdi's La Traviata

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Today at 1 pm, hear the Met's revival of Willy Decker’s modern-dress, boldly minimalist staging of Verdi’s La Traviata, which debuted at the Salzburg Festival in 2005 and was first presented at the Met on Dec. 31, 2010.

Latvian soprano Marina Rebeka is Violetta, the terminally ill courtesan who enters an ill-fated love affair with a young gentleman named Alfredo, played here by American tenor Stephen Costello. Hawaiian baritone Quinn Kelsey is Giorgio Germont and Marco Armiliato conducts.

Cast:

Conductor: Marco Armiliato
Violetta Valéry: Marina Rebeka
Alfredo Germont: Stephen Costello
Giorgio Germont: Quinn Kelsey