Jessica Pratt and Treesure Jewels

The Opera Season 2017-2018 of the Teatro La Fenice closes under the sign of Gioachino Rossini with “Semiramide” – his last great opera – and with the display of the restored signed score. A tragic melodrama in two acts, which debuted at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice on February 3, 1823, “Semiramide” is staged…

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…

A look at the New Year’s Concerts

Let’s celebrate the beginning of the year 2016 with a series of concerts in all theaters of the world! Soprano Olga Peretyatko joins conductor Daniele Gatti and the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra in a concert dedicated to the Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi at Shanghai Symphony Hall. The Russian primadonna wears a red cocktail dress by Pronovias. Long gauze,…