La Traviata

Violetta Valery, the most beautiful and charismatic prostitute in Paris -  has a choice to make between love or money. The decision she makes to fall in love with the young Alfredo destroys her old life but for this she will pay a terrible price...

This new production will be directed by Lothar Krause who will bring the story to life with beauty and intense drama. The conductor is Tecwyn Evans the leading New Zealand opera conductor of his generation.

Tour and tickets

Premiere 1 February 2018

Tour in Denmark until 23 March 2018

See all tour dates


Performances in Concert Hall Aarhus, Store Sal

1. Februar at 7.30 pm 
2. Februar at 7.30 pm 
3. februar at 3.00 pm
7. Februar at 7.30 pm 
8. Februar at 5.00 pm 
9. Februar at 7.30 pm 
10. Februar at 3.00 pm 

Get tickets here 

Tickets for the tour performances outside Aarhus will be put on sale later in the spring. See the for tour plan for updates and links 


Opera in 2 acts
Sung in Italien with Danish surtitles

Giuseppe Verdi

Francesco Maria Piave

First performance
6 March 1853 in Venice

2,5 hours including interval

The team behind

Conductor Dirigent
Tecwyn Evans

Stage director
Lothar Krause

Set and costume designer
Annette Mahlendorf


Kari Postma/Elin Pritchard

Alfredo Germont
Jung Soo Yun/Adam Frandsen

Giorgio Germont
Trond Halstein Moe/Fabio Previati

The Chorus of the Danish National Opera

Aarhus Symfoniorkester
1/2 - 10/2

Aalborg Symfoniorkester
15/2 - 16/2

Odense Symfoniorkester
24/2 - 28/2

Copenhagen Phil
5/3 - 10/3

Sønderjyllands Symfoniorkester
20/3 - 23/3