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    What makes Verdi’s La traviata one of the most popular and powerful operas of all time? Discover the answer as Glyndebourne invites you behind the scenes of this heart-breaking musical love-story in La traviata: Behind the Curtain.

    Following on from the success of Don Giovanni: Behind the Curtain in 2016, Glyndebourne returns with a new operatic event that will explore just some of the secrets of this uniquely rich art-form. Watch as La traviata is taken apart and put back together again, and see just how Verdi turns the screw on this emotionally-charged story in his memorable, tune-filled music.

    Whether you are an opera regular or completely new to the art-form, La traviata: Behind the Curtain promises to enrich your experience, bringing you closer than ever to this extraordinary piece.

    Important dates for Tour 2018

    • Monday 23 April 2018

      Priority booking for Tour Members (Glyndebourne performances only)

    • Monday 14 May 2018

      Group booking opens
      (Glyndebourne performances only)

    • Monday 4 June 2018

      Public booking opens
      (Glyndebourne performances only)

    • 12 October – 3 November 2018

      Performances at Glyndebourne

    • 6 – 10 November 2018

      Tour visits Canterbury – Tickets on sale now

    • 13 – 17 November 2018

      Tour visits Norwich

    • 20 – 24 November 2018

      Tour visits Woking

    • 27 November – 1 December 2018

      Tour visits Milton Keynes – Tickets on sale now

  • Dates


    Glyndebourne01 November 2018


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    Canterbury, The Marlowe Theatre 8 November 20187.15pm


    Norwich, Theatre Royal 15 November 20187.15pm


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    Woking, New Victoria Theatre 21 November 20187.15pm

    Milton Keynes

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    Milton Keynes Theatre 29 November 20187.15pm