Cast: Pretty Yende (Violetta), Stephen Costello (Alfredo Germont), Dimitri Platanias (Giorgio
Germont), Kseniia Nikolaieva (Annina), David Shipley (Doctor Grenvil), Angela Simkin (Flora
Bervoix), Germán E. Alcántara (Baron Douphol), Andrés Presno (Gastone de Letorières),
Jeremy White (Marquis d’Obigny)
Running time: 3 hours and 40 minutes (including two intervals)
2021 | Event Cinema
-century Paris is a place of contrasts; glamour and superficiality, love and lust, life and
death. Courtesan Violetta sings some of Verdi’s most acclaimed arias including the joyous
‘Sempre libera’, in her poignant and passionate encounters with Alfredo and Germont.
Richard Eyre’s production for The Royal Opera recently celebrated 25 years on the Royal
Opera House stage and this year returns with acclaimed opera star Pretty Yende as Violetta.