Becoming Traviata Reviews
In this documentary by Philippe Béziat, we follow Jean-Francois Sivadier rehearsing La Traviata with Nathalie Dessay. He's kind, she's kind, it's a production there loud voices are never heard during instructions. You understand Dessay has been both an actress and a dancer, so she finds her expressions very quickly.
What's happening is that you are more touched by seeing these rehearsal works, than you've been by most Traviata performances you've watched. You get an intimate Verdi. And are suprised by how well it suits him