Sometimes it lasts in love …

How silly he was, boldly declaring his love like that. Surely, he understood her position. He had to know that none of this was really hers–the apartment in Paris, the latest fashions, the jewelry. But, before she knew it, his words had pierced her heart, and she dared to hope. Perhaps he loved her. Perhaps it wasn’t too late.

Verdi’s heartrending tragedy La Traviata is one of the best-loved operas of all time. We’re pleased to present this 1853 masterpiece in a “lavish, colorful, and romantic” production from Lyric Opera of Chicago.