Becoming Traviata


December 8, 2015

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In this documentary, celebrated soprano Natalie Dessay joins forces with innovative theatre and opera director Jean-François Sivadier. The pair work with the London Symphony Orchestra to craft a production of Verdi's La Traviata at the Aix-en-Provence Festival in France.From rehearsals through to performance, director Philippe Béziat documents the 'Sivadier Method'. This unorthodox approach abandons crinolines, chandeliers and clichéd choreography, aiming to bring performers closer to their aud...