David McVicar to direct La Traviata for Scottish Opera
- The List
- 16 October 2008
One of the world’s most celebrated opera directors David McVicar will direct his first-ever production of La Traviata for Scottish Opera. The production will boast the SO début of Italian soprano Carmen Giannattasio in the role of Violetta.
The production will tour to Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Inverness before transferring to the Grand Opera House in Belfast early in 2009 for the company’s first performances in Northern Ireland since 1990.