• Released
  • July 17, 2013
  • NR , 2 hr 30 min
  • Concert/Special Events
    Music/Performing Arts

Movie Reviews

La Traviata

By ljclark5
The production quality was great, the voices tremendous... was disappointed with the take the director took... such an ultra modern presentation. Was expecting more of a period piece. Will...

A little bit funky

By kohnybony
Although, overall, I enjoyed this abviously, avant garde production, I found it a little off putting. Top notch singing all around. Dessay is stupendous. But I thought that Hvorostovsky did not...

La Traviata

By montana7444
It is fantastic to be able to drive half an hour from my house and be able to experience the Metropolitan Opera performance more than a thousand miles away in NYC. The voices, the staging, the...

La Traviata

By jcollas688
The performance was wonderful, but the sound at the theater (AMC Century City) was too loo loud and there was frequent background noise (AC?) that interfered with the music....

La Traviata

By popcornandmartinis
La Traviata is my favorite opera - it is the most incredibly beautiful music. Natalie Dessay as brilliant as Violetta - the physicality of her performance along with her amazing soprano inspired the...

Exquisite

By sumeto
I'm new to opera and haven't become accustomed to the over-trained voices. But Natalie Dessay's voice is light and airy -- a sheer delight. How she can deliver those ethereal notes while lying on the...

Great Performance, Movie Theater Exeprience Needs Work

By culuriel
The Met did a fantastic job of staging/shooting this live performance, the problem is that watching opera at a movie theater sucks without people enforcing opera house rules. No one should be able to...

met opera hd series is just fantastic

By lgrumet
La Traviata, like Carmen and Riggoletto befoire it is an incredible experience. The visuals, the sound, the music, the acting is all amazing and the prices are so reasonabloe, compared to live...

LaTraviata

By operafirst
The Encore presentation of La Traviata was superThe acting and singing were as usual exceptional. However, I would prefer to see the old style production and not the modern one. It somehow seemed...

Wonderful performances and unusual settings

By moosegirl
What an opportunity to see top level opera without paying Met prices or traveling to New York. The modern stage sets allowed the music to take center stage and the singers were all wonderful of...

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