The life of courtesan marie duplessis and her early death from consumption inspired several works of art, including verdis famous opera. The play was an instant success, and giuseppe verdi immediately set about putting the story to music. Met opera on demand delivers instant access to more than 500 met performances, including live in hd videos, classic telecasts and radio broadcasts. The popular dance drama in sumptuous costumes, to music by chopin, returns to the. When the lovers meet again coincidentally some time later, she is already deathly ill with. Based on the novel by alexandre dumas fils and set to the romantic music of franz liszt, the lady of the camellias tells the story of the parisian courtesan marguerite gautier and her lover armand duval, the son of a wealthy family. The coming season will be one of transition for the paris opera ballet. Production the lady of the camellias latvian national opera. The production in this dvd is a revival of the work by the paris opera ballet and was performed to great critical acclaim at the palais garnier in paris in 2008. Armands father demands marguerite leave his son, and she gives in. The play was an instant success, and giuseppe verdi immediately set about putting.
Bringing genuine psychological depth to his characters, he renders the famous courtesans emotions palpable. Other articles where the lady of the camellias is discussed. In addition to the departure next summer of longtime artistic director. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg. Download the new ipad app to watch on your tv with apple tv via airplay. Neumeier draws his inspiration from the novel by alexandre dumas fils, written in a rush in 1848, a few months after the death of. Scopri il programma dei grandi concerti, opere, e balletti a milan.
I say that any book having over sixteen broadway shows, and over 20 movies, plus 4 ballets and one of the most popular of all the operas based in it, should be considered good. Violeta esta morta, todos tem lembrancas dela e vao contando sua versao. The lady of the camellias play by dumas britannica. Apr 17, 2009 perm opera ballet theatre 2,456,945 views 9. The time is the 19 th century and the place is paris act i takes place in the house of marguerite gautier the most charming and desired courtesan in paris.179 745 112 1616 1065 571 323 108 1659 623 220 1096 1558 763 1249 361 235 690 1427 593 760 1543 662 259 1435 1578 209 290 145 440 1391 371 818 370 373 689 765 756 505 277 1358 458 1051 15 562 369