Vienna State Opera 2017-18 Live Stream: Plácido Domingo, Irina Lungu, & Pavol Breslik Star in ‘La Traviata’

By David Salazar

Verdi’s “La Traviata” will be the first opera to live stream from the Vienna State Opera in the month of June as the performance on the first will get a broadcast around the globe.

Per the official website, Irina Lungu stars as Violetta with Pavol Breslik as Alfredo and Plácido Domingo as Germont. Marco Armiliato conducts the Jean-Francois Sivadier production.

The performance kicks off at 7:30 p.m. local time and ends around 10 p.m. For those in North America, the start time is 2:30 p.m. EDT and 11:30 a.m. PDT.

Per the official website, tickets start at 14 euros (approximately $16 USD) and can be purchased right off the Vienna State Opera’s streaming website. There are options for monthly subscriptions to future performances on the service depending on users’ preference for experience opera from the comfort of their homes.

Next up on the slate of live streams will be “Rigoletto,” “Der Freischütz,” “Lohengrin,” and “Falstaff.”