The Deutsche Oper Berlin has cast up-and-coming Georgian soprano Nino Machaidze in its premiere of the Vasco da Gama opera this Sunday.
The famous theatre, which is also home to the Berlin State Ballet, said the young Georgian singer was “one of the most in-demand young singers in her field”.
For the opera’s six October performances, Machaidze will perform the role of Ines, the daughter of Admiral Don Diego in a fictional story of the 15th Century explorer Vasco da Gama.
The Vera Nemirova-directed production was a revised version of the 1865 classic L’Africaine by composer Giacomo Meyerbeer with libretto by French dramatist Eugène Scribe
Opera is conducted by Enrique Mazzola, directed by Vera Nemirova and together with great Roberto Alagna and Sophie Koch.
If you are in Berlin, don’t miss the Opening of this new production from the Deutsche Oper of Berlin on October 4th.