The Arena of today and tomorrow

While Cecilia Gasdia, Sovrintendente of the Fondazione Arena di Verona, is touring the major cities to present the 2024 programme of the famous Verona Arena Festival, the 2025 season has already been announced. 2024, the great Puccini year, will of course include the masterpieces Tosca, Turandot and a new Bohème, as well as the eagerly […]


Anna Netrebko twice as much!

The Verona Arena Festival has just lifted the veil on the cast for its 2022 edition. The undisputed star of the sopranos Anna Netrebko returns to illuminate five prestigious evenings. On 7 and 10 July, she will perform as Abigaille in Verdi’s Nabucco and on 4, 7 and 10 August, she will be Puccini’s Turandot […]


Who to replace Anna Netrebko?

The superstar soprano from all over the world has just undergone emergency shoulder surgery, leading to cancellations and a chain reaction. She was due to perform Verdi’s Nabucco at the Vienna State Opera in November, fortunatly Saioa Hernández and María José Siri have been called in to replace her. However, fans and her many admirers […]