Opera and art of fashion: Julie Anna Lewis and her opera-scarves

Fashion and Opera always make a winning combination! The American visual artist Julie Anna Lewis agree on that. After having won numerous awards for her work as graphic designer, since 2009 Julie Anna has been enchanted by watercolor, oil and acrylic painting. Eventually arriving at her preference of the quick and satifying results of acrylic.... Continue Reading →

Riccardo Tisci creates costumes for Marina Abramović’s “7 Deaths of Maria Callas”

Burberry’s Chief Creative Officer Riccardo Tisci created the costumes for Marina Abramović’s latest project 7 Deaths of Maria Callas. Every piece has been designed exclusively for each chapter of the opera, performed at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich. Marina Abramović developed the opera with the composer Marko Nikodijević - using famous Callas scenes from Carmen,... Continue Reading →

Quando la rilettura in chiave moderna rilancia e rivitalizza l’opera lirica: il caso “Faust” della ditta Ronconi – Pizzi

Federica Fanizza ripercorre lo strepitoso allestimento di "Faust", governato dalla mano esperta di Luca Ronconi in brillante vena registica. Andato in scena nel 1975, è ancor oggi tra le più conosciute e celebrate produzioni del Teatro Comunale di Bologna.   La recensione di Duilio Courir - apparsa sul Corriere della Sera del 20 febbraio 1975 -... Continue Reading →

Behind the scene of “Lucia di Lammermoor” at the Opera de Oviedo

Federica Fanizza interviewed for Operafashion the stage director Nicola Berloffa and the costume designer Justin Arienti who illustrated the idea behind Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor on stage at the Opera de Oviedo. Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti, a co-production of the Opera de Oviedo, Teatro Colon de Buenos Aires and Tenerife Opera, is under... Continue Reading →

Una Lucia per 100 Lucie di Lammermoor sul palcoscenico

Il 19 Ottobre, sul palcoscenico dell'ABAO-Bilbao Opera, il soprano australiano Jessica Pratt darà vita alla sua centesima Lucia di Lammermoor. Operafashion festeggia questo importante traguardo con un contributo del critico musicale Federica Fanizza, profonda conoscitrice dell'opera donizettiana. Jessica Pratt, Lucia di Lammermoor, Nationale Opera - Amsterdam 2014 Sarà Il teatro dell'Opera di Bilbao ABAO ad... Continue Reading →

Primadonnas and high jewelery: Anna Netrebko

Women love jewels, but primadonnas love them even more! The fairy-tale world of opera is not just about singing, performances, dreams and spotlights, but also about extravagance and wonderful jewels that superstars love to wear during their most important concerts, recitals, photos and public events. A longstanding friend of the Scheufele family, Anna Netrebko has... Continue Reading →

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