Category: Opera

Violetta in “La traviata” in Bologna
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Violetta in “La traviata” in Bologna

On April 28, 2019 Mariangela Sicilia will return to the Teatro Comunale Bologna to sing Violetta in La traviata, conducted by Renato Palumbo and directed by Andrea Bernard. There will be three further performances, on May 3, 5, and 8, 2019. She will be joined onstage by Francesco Castoro (Alfredo) and Simone Del Savio (Germont)...

“La bohème” in Bologna “best operatic production of the year”
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“La bohème” in Bologna “best operatic production of the year”

The commission of the 38th edition of the “Premio Abbiati”, the most prestigious award of the Italian classical music world, has designated as best operatic production for the year 2018 the new mise-en-scène of La bohème of the Teatro Comunale Bologna by Graham Vick and conducted by Michele Mariotti, starring Mariangela Sicilia as Mimì, with...

Euridice in a new staging of “Orfeo ed Euridice” in Rome
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Euridice in a new staging of “Orfeo ed Euridice” in Rome

On March 15, 2019 Mariangela Sicilia returns to the Teatro dell’Opera in Rome as Euridice in a new Robert Carsen production of Orfeo ed Euridice conducted by Gianluca Capuano. Carlo Vistoli will sing Orfeo, Emőke Baráth Amore. There will be a total of five performances with the other shows taking place on March 17, 19,...

Debut as Pamina and at the Palau de les Arts Valencia
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Debut as Pamina and at the Palau de les Arts Valencia

On December 1, 2018 Mariangela Sicilia will make a double debut as she will be adding the role of Pamina in Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) to her repertoire, while making her first appearance at the famed Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia in Valencia, Spain, in a Graham Vick production and under the musical...

RAI5 to telecast “L’elisir d’amore” from Macerata
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RAI5 to telecast “L’elisir d’amore” from Macerata

On July 26, 2018 at 9:15pm the Italian TV channel RAI5 will telecast Donizetti’s “L’elisir d’amore”, recorded on July 21 at the Macerata Opera Festival with Mariangela Sicilia starring as Adina. The staging is by Damiano Michieletto, Francesco Lanzillotta conducts. [Photo by Alfredo Tabocchini]

DVD/Blu-Ray of Benvenuto Cellini
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DVD/Blu-Ray of Benvenuto Cellini

On May 11, 2018 Naxos will release the DVD/Blu-ray of Terry Gilliam’s production of Berlioz’ Benvenuto Cellini from the Dutch National Opera Amsterdam, where Mariangela Sicilia sings the role of Teresa, sharing the stage with John Osborn as the eponymous hero, Maurizio Muraro as Balducci, Laurent Naouri as Fieramosca, Orlin Anastassov as Pope Clement VII...

Elcia in Mosè in Egitto at the Oper Köln
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Elcia in Mosè in Egitto at the Oper Köln

On April 8, 2018 Mariangela Sicilia will make her house debut at the Oper Köln, singing her first Elcia in the premiere of Lotte de Beer's staging of Rossini's Mosè in Egitto conducted by David Parry.

Great success for German debut
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Great success for German debut

On February 21, 2018 Mariangela Sicilia made her German debut, singing Vivetta in L'arlesiana at the Deutsche Oper Berlin to great success.