Opera on Screen: La Traviata From the Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour

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    Emma Matthews in "La Traviata." Photo: Lisa Tomasetti


Opera on Screen: La Traviata From the Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour


Sunday Mar 23 01:00 PM
Tuesday Mar 25 01:00 PM


Doris Duke Theatre


Museum members: $18.00
General Admission: $20.00


About the Film:

Giuseppe Verdi | Opera in Three Acts Sung in Italian | 129 minutes plus one intermission.

Verdi’s La Traviata shines in this spectacular production from Opera Australia, performed on a floating stage in the Handa Opera on Sydney Harbor under the stars. The famous Sydney Opera House is the backdrop in this dramatic new staging, which features a nearly 30-foot chandelier suspended over the stage. Visionary director Francescsa Zambello directs, with Emma Matthews as Violetta and Jonathan Summers and Gianluca Terranova rounding out the cast.

Violetta Valery: Emma Matthews
Alfredo Germont: Gianluca Terranova
Giorgio Germont: Jonathan Summers

Director: Francesca Zambello
Conductor: Brian Castles-Onion
Choreographer: Stephen Baynes
Set Designer: Brian Thomson
Costume Designer: Tess Schofield
Lighting Designer: John Rayment
Sound Designer: Tony David Cray
Site Designer: Ross Wallace

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