New York’s Winter Storm seemed to be the prevailing theme on most opera singer’s social media feeds. Find out what they were up to this week in coping with the tough weather.
Tenor David Portillo took time out his hectic rehearsal period to see Gounod’s “Romeo et Juliette” with his fiance and a friend. He is currently the role of Jacquino in Beethoven’s “Fidelio.”
After a successful “La Traviata” at the Teatro alla scala, Anna Netrebko returned to New York and reunited with her son Tiago. The two hung out in Central Park playing in the snow. She is preparing the role of Tatiana in Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin.”
Sonya Yoncheva took a picture of Blizzard Stella from her apartment and noted that no storm would stop her from performing Verdi’s “La Traviata” at the Met.
Juan Diego Flórez is in rehearsals at the Zurich Opera for Massenet’s “Werther” and the tenor took the time to upload a video of his rehearsal.
Isabel Leonard, who recently hosted the Met’s live in HD broadcast, showed off her attire for Blizzard Stella.
Vittorio Grigolo took to Instagram to show off a picture of him with Diana Damrau and Plácido Domingo. He is preparing a revival of Offenbach’s “The Tales of Hoffman” at the Los Angeles Opera.