LYRIC OPERA OF THE NORTH
LA TRAVIATA. La traviata is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It is based on La dame aux Camélias (1852), a play adapted from the novel by Alexandre Dumas, fils. The title La traviata means literally The Fallen Woman, or perhaps more figuratively, The Woman Who Goes Astray. It was originally entitled Violetta, after the main character. ON STAGE: June 13 & 15, 2013. No venue given as yet or time of perfomances.