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"La Traviata" at La Fenice Theater in Venice



In the Salon in the house of Violetta Valéry, a fascinating and much-wooed courtesan in fashionable Parisian society, a sumptuous reception is in progress. 1,271 more words


All The Madness In The World - Chapter Two

Chapter Two – Ospedale SS. Giovanni e Paolo

Seeing the state I was in, maybe out of embarrassment or respect for my situation, Carlotta Prodi chose to ignore my tears and busied herself with the practicalities of getting us to ‘San Lazzaro dei Mendicanti’ hospital where she guessed Richard would have been taken. 3,065 more words


All The Madness In The World (Tutto Follia Nel Mondo)

Chapter One – Teatro La Fenice

Dear Joshua, Rachel and Luke. I have decided to chronicle the events of the last two years partly for my own sake so I can put things in proper perspective and move on with my life. 2,341 more words


La Traviata at the Bolshoi in Moscow

April 7, 8, 9, 10, 2015
June 10, 2015

Premiered on October 7, 2012.

Sung in Italian with Russian surtitles.

Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes. 520 more words


Rossini, I take it all back

WARNING: If you are not an opera fan, I’m going to let rip, so jump to the pictures at the end.

See also Nina Mishkin’s post… 509 more words

Writing Notes

La Traviata

On March 11, I saw La Traviata, directed by Peter Konwitschny, at the English National Opera House. It  ran from February 9, 2015 to March 14, 2015 and starred Elizabeth Zharoff as Violetta, Ben Johnson as Alfredo and Anthony Michaels-Moore as Germont.  543 more words

Spring Break: Pitt Arts In London 2015

Verdi's La Traviata, St David's Hall (Neuadd Dewi Sant), 8.03.2015

I have no time in the world for anything other than dissertation and coursework at the moment, but I just had to spare a few seconds to express my delight at having seen this production of La Traviata. 62 more words