Behind the scenes of the opera-movie “Adriana Lecouvreur” at the Teatro Comunale Bologna: the costume designer Claudia Pernigotti

After collaborating with Pasquale Grossi and William Orlandi as assistant to the sets and costumes, Claudia Pernigotti from 2000 to 2013 was the Head of the Costume Service of the Teatro Comunale in Bologna where she signed the costumes for numerous productions. She collaborates assiduously with the director Rosetta Cucchi for whose shows she has... Continue Reading →

Opera and art of fashion: Julie Anna Lewis and her opera-scarves

Fashion and Opera always make a winning combination! The American visual artist Julie Anna Lewis agree on that. After having won numerous awards for her work as graphic designer, since 2009 Julie Anna has been enchanted by watercolor, oil and acrylic painting. Eventually arriving at her preference of the quick and satifying results of acrylic.... Continue Reading →

“Photography must convey the expression of that is being sung on stage”. Inside the photography of Antoni and Toni Bofill

A double interview introduces a new section about stage photography, which will feature the most important professionals sharing their knowledge of photograpy and their feelings while working behind the camera. Thanks to a new collaboration with Jordi Pujal, Operafashion is honoured to host Antoni and Toni Bofill, two generations of legendary visual artist, official photographers... Continue Reading →

“La fotografía debe transmitir la expresión de lo que se canta”. Entremos en el universo de Antoni y Toni Bofill

Una entrevista a 4 manos para inaugurar una nueva sección dedicada a la fotografía de escena. Conversaciones con los grandes fotógrafos profesionales de hoy día que permitirán compartir su cultura fotográfica, su experiencia y sus sensaciones detrás de la cámara, esa cámara que les permite inmortalizar todo tipo de manifestaciones. Merced a una nueva colaboración... Continue Reading →

Behind the scene 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... Continue Reading →

Behind the scenes of “Nabucco” at the Festival Verdi: the costume designer Gianluca Sbicca

During a career spanning 19 years, Gianluca Sbicca has created the costumes for some theater production. In 2001 he began an artistic partnership with Luca Ronconi which continued for 15 years until his last production Lehman Trilogy. His talent and artistry have earned his UBU Award for the work in Il Ratto d'Europa (2012) directed... Continue Reading →

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