The masters of costume design. Giuseppe Palella.

On the occasion of Vivaldi’s Orlando Furioso which will be performed on April 13 – 21 at Teatro Malibran in Venice, Operafashion met the imaginative costume designer Giuseppe Palella.   What was your education? “My education is unusual and atypical for those who do my job. I studied in Bologna – sculpture at the School of…

The masters of costume design. Alessandro Lai.

With this interview, I start a series of portraits of directors, costume designers and set designers who contribute to the success of the most acclaimed productions in opera houses all over the world. In collaboration with “PressRoom”, we interviewed the costume designer Alessandro Lai.   After his classical study, Alessandro Lai worked as assistant in…

Divas at BraVO International Professional Music Awards

«BraVo» Awards is one of the most anticipated events of the year 2018. The event was attend by representatives of world music and film industry, media executives, cultural and business elite, ambassadors of partner countries and world famous stars. Classical music awards ceremony hosted in The Bolshoi Theater took place on  March 10th. Dmitri Hvorostovsky has been…

Operastars, perfumes and suggestions: Raffaella Lupinacci

  Operafashion continues to publish a column much appreciated by readers. This time, we interviewed the Italian mezzo-soprano Raffaella Lupinacci. 1) What is your favourite perfume? “AMBRE 114 by Histoires de Parfums.” 2) Do you buy only this perfume or do you like wearing others?  “This is my signature scent. I can’t live without it….

Ermonela Jaho ambassador for YWCA Albania

In occasion of 10th year of Breast Cancer awareness work, the YWCA Albania announces the famous soprano Ermonela Jaho, as the Ambassador of Cause against Breast Cancer. YWCA Albania was founded on 1997 and brings together and empowers women and young girls voluntarily to participate in matters of vital importance and to ensure justice, peace, health,…

Eleonora Buratto in recital wears Prada

On February 25 at Teatro Ristori in Verona, warm success for the recital of Eleonora Buratto – the Italian soprano who is singing in the most prestigious theaters in the world – and the pianist Nazzareno Carusi. The two artists have proposed a program with romances of Francesco Paolo Tosti and Franco Alfano. For this…