Art and culture cannot die. We must do everything possible to help this theatre and the culture which nourishes mankind.”
This Traviata marks the reopening of Genoa’s beautiful modern theatre after closures brought about by government cut-backs and, according to some, poor management in the past.
Fabrizio Maria Carminati conducted Henning Brockhaus’s production. Norah Amsellem snag the role of Violetta Valery and her young tenor from the city itself was Francesco Meli.