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4002 Star Starred
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
135 N. Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-972-0711
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Unless you give yourself enough time, it is not worth it to eat at the main Patina group restaurant. One does not want to have to wait for a table or cram in at the bar and then rush. Not at those prices where you can't experience the taste. They may as well put a Denny's there.
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The weather was I don't remember!. I wore Slacks, dressier shoes, dress shirt and probably a vest. No tie. .
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8 stars
attended Jun 03 2009

Best performance I ever seen. Superb, stupendous. Will like to see it again. Acting, voices, stage, production Best Ever.
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7 stars
attended Jun 03 2009

This was the best Violeta I have seen among the 4 La Traviatas I have seen so far, worldwide.

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0 stars
attended Jun 03 2009

Wonderful performance. Cast was great and so was staging and orchestra. Must see.

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Website

http://www.laopera.com/production/0809/traviata/index.aspx

Quotes & Highlights

“La Traviata will go down in opera history as one of the most successful productions LA Opera has staged to date…every element was stupendous.” —OperaOnline.us
London’s Evening Standard praises soprano Marina Poplavskaya for “her mesmerizing dramatic intensity and vocal power.”

Description

Returning will be Elizabeth Futral, who The New York Times lauded for her “florid coloratura roulades and embellishments that seem natural elaborations of long melodic lines.” Massimo Giordano and Aleksei Dolgov play Violetta’s love interest, Alfredo Germont. Andrzej Dobber and Stephen Powell share the role of Giorgio Germont. Grant Gershon makes his podium debut, and Marta Domingo directs the lavish period staging of Verdi’s best-loved opera.