Much have we heard about tenors getting together for opera galas. The famous three tenors concept has been reproduced in the past decades, and what about women? Well, this project was created with gender perspective and as an affirmative action in the opera looking to support salary equality between men and women opera singers. Four latin
Much have we heard about tenors getting together for opera galas. The famous three tenors concept has been reproduced in the past decades, and what about women? Well, this project was created with gender perspective and as an affirmative action in the opera looking to support salary equality between men and women opera singers. Four latin sopranos started this initiative during the COVID crisis, creating a beautiful program with greatest hits by Puccini, Verdi, Massenet, Donizetti, Catalani, Chapí, del Moral, Greever and many more!
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We produced this opera with a minimal mise en scéne in collaboration with soprano María Katzarava and staged by Italian designers Paolo Giani Cei and Stefano Poda.
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Two young prodigies from the classical scene, Jorge Viladoms (Mexico) and Lionel Cottet (Switzerland) get together to present their acclaimed new disc “FROM LATIN AMERICA TO PARIS”, presenting
wonderful pieces by Villa-Lobos, Ravel, Ponce, Debussy, Piazzolla, Saint-Saëns, Ginastera, Fauré and more.
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Children are the future and continuity of opera. Therefore we present a new production of Montsalvatge's "el Gato con Botas" in collaboration with the incredible mezzosoprano Marisa Martins, with staging by talented director Sam Brown.
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On December 19th 2020 and after months of doubt and uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Nu Opera in collaboration with the Cultural Institute of Guanajuato will present their first opera gala after 10 months of musical pause. This peculiar concert will be held under all sanitary restrictions, which made all preparations particularly hard to execute. However, we are excited to present an operatic program filled with Verdi, Léhar, Puccini, Catalani amongst others. We are proud to have soprano María Katzarava, tenor César Delgado and Conductor José Aréan on board.
It is not always easy flying to Milano to see the mythical Orchestra della Scala. Therefore, the chamber orchestra Cameristi della Scala di Milano chooses some of the best musicians playing in this successful orchestra giving the audiences the opportunity to enjoy their art in every country.
The Nu Opera collaborates with producer Massimo Nebuloni in this outstanding project.
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In the idea of refreshing the operatic repertoire, The Nu Opera, as associate producer, presented in 2017 a project of a wonderful and rarely performed opera by Giuseppe Verdi, Stiffelio. Following one of our company´s big ideals -pushing new and outstanding latinamerican talents-, a wonderful mexican mezzosoprano, Rocio Tamez, did her debut in 2018 in the role of Dorotea with great success. Moreover, german musical conductor Felix Krieger, did an amazing debut in Mexico City with the Orchestra of the Palace of Fine Arts this same year.
Le Tendre Amour is an extraordinary ensemble specialized in musica antica. This project combines not only wonderful music from Purcell, Morley, Dowland and Byrd among others, but pop music improvisations brought to life by circus artists, one actor and acrobatics, being set in the paintings by dutch master Pieter Brüghel.
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The Nu Opera was asked to help the Mexican Bar of Lawyers in Mexico to build a beneficial concert which was a huge success. The company invited two outstanding opera singers, soprano Maria Katzarava and mezzosoprano Rocío Tamez alongside the talented pianist Sergio Vázquez, to make an unforgettable opera gala, raising funds for the "pro bono" lawyers who defend people with no financial resources.
Two extraordinary musicians come together to perform with instruments used in the early music period.
They've created a program highlighting the beautiful colours and expression that only the harpsichord, gamba and voice can give. Music from the Spanish Renaissance to Cuban music of the 20th century, the program is divided in six parts (the number of strings on the viola da gamba). Each part represents a part of the day. Beginning with dawn, music continues through the day all the way to sunrise of the next morning, with time for virtuous work, a relaxing break, a hot afternoon, and even soothing sounds of the night. Each of the six parts use music chosen for its power to evoke that part of the day, gracefully bringing music of a surprising amount of styles and places together in an imaginatively beautiful way.
MUSIC BY: Marais, Guastavino, Händel, C. Valdés, Forqueray, Monteverdi, Robredo, Valdés, Lorca, among others!
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The renown international Festival Alfonso Ortiz Tirado is famous for inviting national and international artists to perform for old but also new audiences in the north part of Mexico. This year, the festival asked the Nu Opera to produce a very special concert next January. The Ortiz Tirado 2019 medal will be given by Governor Claudia Pavlovich to Mexican Georgian soprano María Katzarava. Therefore, the Nu Opera will produce an opera gala concert performed by this outstanding soprano conducted by German conductor Felix Krieger.
The Nu Opera is extremely happy to announce the first opera gala to be performed on December 19th 2020 despite the COVID-19 pandemic. This concert is to be planned under all security messures, making concerts a safe place.
A special thanks to Guanajuato´s Culture Institute for inviting The Nu Opera to make this unthinkable opera gala happen.
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The Nu Opera is an independant production company specialized in bringing any performing arts project into life. One of our goals is to create new audiences. Culture is a human right and it should be for everybody. Deconstructing the stereotype that the performing arts are just for some, is our main priority.
This company is mainly focused on reviving the traditional titles with new contemporary and fresh stagings in order to make them attractive to our modern society. The Nu Opera is also looking for new art works from the XX and XXI Century, but never leaving the classics aside.
Also, we strongly believe that children are the continuity and future of the performing arts, this is why producing art for the younger audiences is another of the company's priorities.
Coproducing will always be another of our strong points. Producing with other companies and theaters make the final result richer in content and easier to move around the planet. In a globalized world, art productions should reach every corner, every culture, every human being.
The Nu Opera is looking forward to help new and consolidated artists rise by working for single projects. Where we see an opportunity, we do our best to get it for you. No exclusivities and no charging for contracts we don't work for you. The company is also happy to make collaborations with agents all over the world.
Besides, the company is eager to help artists from all over the globe but making emphasis on singers, actors and actresses, music and stage directors and dancers from latinamerican countries who have a lot of talent but haven't found the opportunity to work abroad.
Likewise, we are working on bringing performers from all over the world to Latinamerica too.
This agency is strongly committed to encouraging and respecting equality, diversity and inclusion among our workforce by eliminating any kind of unlawful discriminating practices against our collaborators, artists, coworkers, clients and the public.
Thus, all the projects we create, support and promote must follow these fundamental principles.
Therefore, this company disapproves any kind of discrimination based on race, age, disability, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, nationalities or any other.
Mezzosoprano Rocío Tamez, México
IN 2019, THE NU OPERA BECAME A MEMBER OF THE PRESTIGIOUS ORGANIZATION "ÓPERA LATINOAMÉRICA OLA". THE COMPANY IS LOOKING FORWARD TO ENHACE AND INCREASE THE OPERA NETWORKING TOGETHER WITH "OLA".
MARIANA AYMERICH, GENERAL DIRECTOR OF THE "FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL CERVANTINO" TALKS ABOUT THIS YEAR´S HIGHLIGHTS: "SEASONS", A SHOW THAT COMBINES BARROQUE MUSIC, CIRCUS AND THEATER.
THE NEW OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT THREE SHOWS ON OCTOBER 24th, 25th AND 26th, 2019 AT THE "AUDITORIO DEL ESTADO" IN GUANAJUATO, MÉXICO.
THE NU OPERA HA COME OBIETTIVO LA DIVULGAZIONE DELL´OPERA LIRICA NEL MONDO CON UNA NUOVA VISIONE.
"La iniciativa de establecer el 25 de octubre como el Día Mundial de la Ópera, precisamente, busca resaltar la vigencia de este género escénico. Orquestado por las asociaciones de teatros Ópera América, Opera Europa y Ópera Latinoamérica, en colaboración con la UNESCO, esta fecha pretende plantarle cara a los problemas que enfrente el arte lírico actual. ´Estas organizaciones están viendo que existe una crisis mundial en el género operístico, está claro. Hay demasiadas cosas que tenemos que empezar a cambiar. Nosotros estamos convencidos de que la ópera es un arte muy integral´ expuso Ingrid Novoa, productora de la puesta." FRANCISCO MORALES, PERIÓDICO REFORMA
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