Behind the scenes 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…

Swarovski for Anna Netrebko at Salzburg Festival 2019

In July and August, Salzburg flourishes for the festival city. The old town becomes an attraction for opera-lovers from all over the world. International stars like soprano Anna Netrebko and her husband, tenor Yusif Eyvazov, are a permanent presences here. The opening-night of Cilea’s Adriana Lecouvreur in concert version was eagerly awaited on July 28 at…

The masters of costume design. Marie-Jeanne Lecca.

On the occasion of very applauded Riccardo Zandonai’s Francesca da Rimini which will be on stage at Teatro alla Scala until May 13, Operafashion met the highly respected costume designer Marie-Jeanne Lecca.   Marie-Jeanne Lecca lives in London and works extensively in Opera. Marie-Jeanne received the Martinu Medal for “Julietta” and “The Greek Passion” and was nominated by…