La Traviata

La Traviata (1912) was an opera production by Centralteatret, based on the opera by Giuseppe Verdi (music) and Fancesco Maria Piave (libretto), after Alexandre Dumas the younger's play Camille.

Edith de Lys sang the role of Violetta Valéry.

Harald Steen sang the role of Alfredo Germont.

La Traviata was revived in 1913, with Kaja Eide Norena as Violetta Valéry.


(Objekt ID 94223)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 14, 1912
Produced by
Based on La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi, Francesco Maria Piave
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian and Italian
Expressions Opera
Running period Navember 14, 1912  


Gjesdahl, Paul: Centralteatrets historie (literally: Centralteatret's history). Gyldendal norsk forlag, Oslo 1964.

Name Role
Alexandre Dumas d. y. – Author
Francesco Maria Piave – Libretto
Torolf Voss – Musical Management
Giuseppe Verdi – Composer
Erling Drangsholt – Singer
Kaja Eide Norena – Singer (Violetta Valéry 1913)
Jacob Endregaard – Singer (George Germont, Alfredos far)
Harald Steen – Singer (Alfredo Germont.)
Edith de Lys – Singer (Violetta Valéry 1912)
Performance dates
September 24, 1913Oslo Nye Centralteatret – New opening
Navember 14, 1912Oslo Nye Centralteatret – Opening night