Carmen Giannattasio in Vatican

Yesterday afternoon Pope Franciscus opened yesterday at Sala Nervi in Vatican City a conference «Sport at the Service of Humanity», together with the Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon, President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach, the Anglican Primate Justin Welby, representatives of the Orthodox patriarchates of Constantinople and Moscow, Jewish…

Primadonna Carmen Giannattasio for Bulgari

Bulgari celebrated the re-opening of its redesigned London flagship on New Bond Street, with a red-carpet affair inspired by Italian glamour, on April 14. A number of famous faces were present to fete the redesigned store, including brand ambassadors Luke Evans and Carla Bruni. Guests were treated to a performance by Italian soprano Carmen Giannattasio, who sang…

Olga Peretyatko star at Wiener Opernball 2016

As it happens every year since 1877, the Wiener Staatsoper is turned into a huge ballroom to host the most important debutante ball of the Viennese carnival. The glamourous event took place on February 4th, attended by European high society, along with directors, actors, politicians and entrepreneurs. The young debutantes from all over the world…

Giannattasio, Teti and Bulgari at Royal Opera House

Italian triumph at the London Royal Opera House: the recent production of the operas Cavalleria rusticana/I pagliacci is directed by Damiano Michieletto and conducted by Sir Antonio Pappano; the costumes are curated by Carla Teti and the set design by Paolo Fantin. I pagliacci takes place in the parish hall of a village in the South of Italy:…

OperaNews: eye on fashion.

Waiting for to see the evening gowns will wear the Opera’s star and the spectators to the Metropolitan Opera Opening Night, we took a quick look at the outfits in OperaNews, one of the most important American magazines of music. In the current issue, there is an interview with Diana Damrau who will sing Leïla in…