Great Performances

S44 E28 | PREVIEW

GMET: La Traviata - Preview

Sonya Yoncheva reprises her widely praised interpretation of the heroine Violetta Valéry in Verdi’s La Traviata, on Great Performances at the Met. Michael Fabiano is her lover, Alfredo, Thomas Hampson, in one of his most acclaimed Met roles, returns as Alfredo’s protective father, Giorgio Germont. San Francisco Opera Music Director Nicola Luisotti conducts.

AIRED: August 25, 2017 | 0:00:30
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[Music]

We like to think that love conquers all

but what can love do when your time is running out?

[Woman singing opera]

The sensational Sonya Yoncheva is the tragic Violetta

in Verdi's beloved heartbreaker La Traviata.

[Man singing opera]

Starring Michael Fabiano and Thomas Hampson...

don't miss this striking production of La Traviata

[Man singing opera]

Only on Great Performances at the Met.

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