by Giuseppe Verdi
for Opera Queensland, State Opera of South Australia and West Australian Opera, 2022.
Opera QueenslandDirector – Sarah Giles
Conductor – Dane Lam
Set and Costume – Charles Davis
Lighting – Paul Jackson
Associate Director – Janice Muller
With Lorina Gore, Kang Wang and Jose Carbo.
State Opera of South Australia
Conductor – Oliver Von Dohnányi
With Lauren Fagan, Kang Wang and James Roser.
West Australian Opera
Conductor – Christopher van Tuinen
With Samantha Clarke, Paul O-Niell and Simon Meadows.
Photography by Jade Ferguson
On La Traviata
AU REVIEW ★★★★★
OUT IN PERTH ★★★★ ½
LIMELIGHT BRISBANE ★★★★ ½
GLAM ADELADIE ★★★★
ARTS HUB ★★★★
“An absolute triumph.” THE AU REVIEW ★★★★★
“Sexy, Sublime and Stunning” THE CREATIVE ISSUE
“Verdi’s masterpiece feels audaciously new all over again in this vivid interpretation by Melbourne director Sarah Giles.” IN DAILY
“I have seen this opera countless times, and I have never been so moved.” AUSTRALIAN STAGE
“This is perhaps one of the best productions of La Traviata this reviewer has seen… Sarah Giles direction breathes new life into what is a frequently performed opera.” THE BAREFOOT REVIEW