Social Media Beat (8/25-31) – While In Rehearsals Opera Stars Relax With Loved Ones

By Francisco Salazar

It was another week of rehearsals as many houses are preparing their 2017-18 seasons. And it was also a week where many of your favorite opera singers shared pictures with their loved ones.

First off, Michael Fabiano announced his engagement to his boyfriend Bryan McCallister. The two have been in London where Fabiano is preparing a new production of “La Bohème.”

ENGAGED to the love of my life @bryan.mccalister #loveislove

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Corrine Winters tied the knot with her longtime boyfriend tenor Adam Smith and Winters shared a number of pictures of what she called the happiest day of her life.

Anna Netrebko shared a picture of her son Tiago, who began the third grade in his new school in Vienna. The soprano opens the Vienna State Opera’s season with “Il Trovatore.”

Ailyn Pérez is preparing her new season but first stopped by Philadelphia with her boyfriend, bass Matthew Curran, and met with friends. She heads off to Prague and Berlin for Dvorak and Mozart to start the season.

Luca Pisaroni shared a picture with his dogs Lenny and Tristan at the Louvre in Paris where he is currently rehearsing “Pélleas et Mélisande.”

Having a great time in Paris 🇫🇷 #operadogs #lennytristan

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Speaking of Newlyweds Jennifer Rowley shared a picture of her recent weddings pictures. The soprano is scheduled to cover “Tosca,” “Trovatore” and “Luisa Miller” at the Metropolitan Opera. She will get one performance of “Tosca.”