La Traviata fact sheet 

Music: Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave
World premiere: March 6, 1853, at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice

Violetta Valéry: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
Alfredo Germont: Lipartit Avetisyan *
Giorgio Germont: Kihun Yoon ‡
Flora: Sarah Saturnino 
Gastone: Julius Ahn *
Baron Douphol: Patrick Blackwell
Marquis d'Obigny: Ryan Wolfe 
Dr. Grenvil: Alan Williams 
Annina: Deepa Johnny 
Giuseppe: James Callon
A Messenger: James Martin Schaefer / Steven Pence (April 24, 27)
Flora's Servant: Steven Pence


Creative Team:
Conductor: James Conlon
Conductor (April 18): Louis Lohraseb ‡
Director: Shawna Lucey *
Scenic and Costume Designer: Robert Innes Hopkins *
Original Lighting Designer: Michael Clark *
Revival Lighting Designer: Davida Tkach *
Chorus Director: Jeremy Frank
Choreographer: John Heginbotham *
Fight Director: Andrew Kenneth Moss
Intimacy Director: Sara E. Widzer

* LA Opera debut  
† Member of the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program
Alumnus of the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program  

Performance dates and times:  
April 6, 2024, at 7:30pm  
April 14, 2024, at 2pm 
April 18, 2024, at 7:30pm 
April 21, 2024, at 2pm 
April 24, 2024, at 7:30pm 
April 27, 2024, at 7:30pm 

Performed in Italian with English supertitles   

Estimated running time: two hours and 55 minutes, including two intermissions 

Venue: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion (135 North Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, 90012)   
All programs, artists and dates are subject to change.   

Last updated: May 2, 2024