Becoming Traviata

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  • documentary
  • 108 Mins

Follow superstar Soprano Natalie Dessay as she prepares for the role of a lifetime, La traviata’s tragic heroine, Violetta.

This intimate documentary takes you behind the scenes with Dessay and acclaimed French director Jean-François Sivadier as they work side by side to tirelessly craft and mold a modern setting of Verdi’s masterpiece, La traviata, for the prestigious Festival d’Aix-en Provence. They are joined by the London Symphony Orchestra, the Estonian Philharmonic Choir, expert lighting technicians, and imaginative set designers who help bring their extraordinary vision to life.

Cast & Crew

Louis Langrée (Self / Conductor), (Director), Charles Castronovo (Self / Alfredo), Ludovic Tézier (Self / Giorgio Germont), Adelina Scarabelli (Self), Natalie Dessay (Self / Violetta), Jean-François Sivadier (Self / Mise en scène)