(VELINO) Roma, 17 Sep - A modern ballet adaptation of GiuseppeVerdi's "La Traviata" met with public acclaim at the 8thCentral European Theatre Festival in Kosice, Slovenia. Thenarrative was underpinned by contemporary female perspectiveson the main character, Violetta. Gender, society and moralrelativity were central to the choreography of the seven-memberItalian ballet. The event's main sponsors were the ItalianCultural Institute in Bratislava and the Emilia Romagnaregional administration's office for culture. vel.