Presented by the Fort Town Concert Association.
One of the most celebrated works of the lyric repertoire, Verdi’s La Traviata is an opera based on the novel La Dame aux camélias by Alexandre Dumas Junior. This romantic drama set against poignant musical realism, tells the improbable love story between a famous Parisian courtesan and her young idealistic lover. Passion, duty, and jealousy fight a heated battle in which personal sacrifice becomes the ultimate gift of love.
In this captivating adaptation by Oriol Tomas, Verdi’s immortal music is performed by the cream of Canada’s new operatic generation. Don’t miss this fantastic production complete with sets, costumes, lighting, and subtitles.