Formidable interpreter of the Belcanto repertoire, Jessica Pratt performed at the Teatro Massimo in Palermo in a concert entitled "Delirio" on November 13, 2021. A selection of arias taken from the romantic repertoire with scenes of madness of the heroines of Bellini and Donizetti at the center.For the occasion, Jessica asked the costume designer Giuseppe... Continue Reading →
Behind the scenes of “Giulietta e Romeo”at Valle d’Itria Festival: the costume designer Giuseppe Palella
One of the most interesting summer festivals in Italy is the one taking place in Martinafranca: this year its highlight is “Giulietta e Romeo” by N. Vaccaj, an almost forgotten opera which Bellini used as inspiration for his “Capuleti and Montecchi” . Operafashion focuses its attention on Giuseppe Palella, costume designer of this production, highly […]
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 […]
Jessica Pratt primadonna in Melbourne
A triumphant success for Victorian Opera’s concert of I Puritani on July 2! The evening was very expected by the Australian public to the presence of two superstars of Belcanto: Jessica Pratt as Elvira and Celso Albelo as Arturo. Moreover, it's only the third time that the masterpiece of Bellini is performed in Melbourne. The primadonna... Continue Reading →