Opera News Awards 2016

New York celebrated the world of opera on the evening of April 10th, 2016 with the 11th Annual Opera News Awards at the Grand Ballroom of the Plaza Hotel. A number of presenters – Ailyn Pérez, Mario Cantone, Lidia Bastianich, Frederica von Stade, Nina Stemme, Bartlett Sher  – gave awards to many artists for their valuable contribution to…

Ailyn Perèz shines at Opera News Awards 2016

This is a wonderful period for Ailyn Pèrez! A few days ago, the American soprano has been announced the winner of the Beverly Sills Award, annually given to a young singer between 25- and 40-years-old who has sung at the Metropolitan Opera and is determined to have extraordinary talents. Last night, she attended the 11th…

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…

Patricia Petibon very fashion for Opera News

The magazine Opera News, April 2015 issue, dedicates a long interview with the eclectic French artist Patricia Petibon. After her success as La seconde fille in Philippe Boesmans’s “Au Monde” at Opera Comique on February, this summer, the soprano will go to the Aix-en-Provence festival for the third time, to sing the title role in…

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,…