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The Traviata Preview

Episode first aired on 4/20/2011

The tragic tale of Violetta Valery and Alfredo Germont has mesmerized opera audiences for decades with some of Verdi's most recognizable music and transfixing characters. La Traviata brings the 2010-11 mainstage season to a close in a lavish production with sets from the Lyric Opera of Chicago. This episode of "Opera Up Close" gave audiences a chance to meet the cast and learn more about mounting this production.