Teatro Real Announces Complete ‘La Traviata’ Casts For July Performances

By Francisco Salazar

The Teatro Read de Madrid has announced the complete cast for its upcoming performances of Verdi’s “La Traviata”

The Spanish theater announced that the role of Violetta will be shared by Marina Rebeka, Ekaterina Bakanova, Lisette Oropesa, Lana Kos, and Ruth Iniesta while Michael Fabiano, Ivan Magrì, Matthew Polenzani, and Ismael Jordi will alternate as Alfredo.

The role of Germot will be sung by Artur Rucinski, Nicola Alaimo, Luis Cansino and Javier Franco while Nicola Luisotti and Luis Méndez Chaves will alternate at the pit.

The production will be directed by Leo Castaldi, who is responsible for the concept.

The opera is set to open on July 1 and run through July 29. A total of 27 performances will be shown with audience members receiving masks and singers performing two meters apart from each other.