Palace Opera and Ballet presents Sofia Coppola's LA TRAVIATA

Palace Opera and Ballet presents Sofia Coppolas LA TRAVIATA

La Traviata Exclusive Gala Premiere

Experience the sumptuous opera directorial debut from Academy Award-winning filmmaker Sofia Coppola (The BeguiledLost in TranslationMarie Antoinette) in style, at a special evening event on Thursday 19 April.

Join us from 5.45pm for a complimentary glass of La Gioiosa "Il Fiore" Prosecco
before the screening commences at 6.00pm. 

Created in collaboration with Italian haute couture designer Valentino, and renowned production designer Nathan Crowley (a 2018 Oscar & BAFTA nominee for Dunkirk), Ms. Coppola's Traviata was a sensation in Rome, with 15 sold-out performances, breaking centuries-old house records!

At 2h20 (inclusive of one intermission), La Traviata is a perfect "introductory" opera for those who may not have experienced one at the cinema - or theatre - before.

Regular Palace Opera and Ballet pricing applies. 

Opera di Roma: LA TRAVIATA (Verdi)

  • Cast
  • Francesca Dotto, Antonino Poli
  • Director
  • Sofia Coppola
  • Synopsis
  • Fashion, cinema and opera collide in Sofia Coppola & Valentino’s sumptuous production, which broke centuries-old house records in Rome! Join us from 5.45pm for a glass of La Gioiosa Prosecco before the 6.00pm Tasmanian Premiere screening.

    For the first time in Australia, experience Oscar-winning filmmaker Sofia Coppola’s sumptuous opera directorial debut. Created in collaboration with Italian haute couture designer Valentino and Hollywood production designer Nathan Crowley, her La Traviata was a sensation in Rome in 2016, with a sold-out season of 15 performances! Soprano Francesca Dotto stars as the tragic courtesan Violetta Valéry who sacrifices all for love. Alongside her, the tenor Antonio Poli as Alfredo and Roberto Frontali as Giorgio, his valiant father, beg for her pardon.

    Please note: the session on Thursday 19 April will be preceded by a complimentary glass of Prosecco on arrival from 5:45pm-6pm. Tickets at regular Palace Opera and Ballet prices.

    Captured live from Teatro Costanzi, Rome, 24 May 2016.
    Conductor: Jader Bignamini. Interval. Sung in Italian, with English subtitles.
  • Classification
  • No classification, 140 mins
  • Genre
  • Opera
  • Running Time
  • 140 minutes