Operastar, perfumes and suggestions: Elena Mosuc

Exclusively for Operafashion, the Romanian primadonna Elena Mosuc opens the doors of her home and unveils to us her new favorite perfumes. Jean Paul Gaultier, Scandal. Launched in June 2017 in collaboration with PUIG, this fragrance seduces with its chypre-honey mixture. The key notes are blood orange, honey, patchouli and gardenia, which united share a…

Russia World Cup 2018 Concert: focus on Aida Garifullina and Albina Shagimuratova

A concert dedicated to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia held in Moscow’s Red Square on June 13. Among the opera stars who took part in the concert, Aida Garifullina and Albina Shagimuratova. For this special occasion, soprano Aida Garifullina has chosen two glamorous gowns from her favorite fashion designer Zuhair Murad. The first gown was an off-shoulder ball gown colored in…

Anna Netrebko: magic night in Milan and Forli, Italy

Giovanna d’Arco by Giuseppe Verdi was back at Teatro alla Scala in Milan for the first time in 150 years, in a new production to open the season. This first night, “La prima”, is always held on 7 December, feast day of Saint Ambrose, patron saint of the city. For the first time, Riccardo Chailly,…

Anna Netrebko in Baden Baden

Much-awaited concert featuring the superstar Anna Netrebko and the tenor James Valenti on June 10th at the Festspielhaus in Baden Baden. Accompanied by the Baden-Baden Philharmonic Orchestra, the “First Lady of Opera” performed a series of arias from her new repertoire, thus introducing heroines like Lady Macbeth, Desdemona, Madeleine and Manon. Needless to say, she wore…

Opera News Awards 2014 – part 1

After London, also New York celebrated the world of opera. On the evening of April 13th, 2014, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and actor David Hyde Pierce presented the 9th Annual Opera News Awards at the Grand Ballroom of the Plaza Hotel. They were joined by a number of presenters – Luca Pisaroni, Susan Graham, Renata Scotto,…