(Credit: A. Bofill)
Verdi and Piave’s “La Traviata” is one of the most iconic operas of all time.
Premiering on March 6, 1853, it has become the dream opera for any soprano able to take on its demanding lead role. Today, the work is performed at every opera house imaginable and it is often identified as a true audience favorite for its impassioned music and complex story.
Here is a fun quiz to test your knowledge of the work from its historic roots to some of its textual and musical moments.
As always, enjoy.