We wish you a great 2022-2023 season !
We are happy to continue with you this season and it is full of hope that we share with you the upcoming news of our artists :
Sahy Ratia will play the role of Don José at the Aren’Ice in Cergy-Pontoise in an original adaptation of Bizet’s masterpiece, entitled Carmen Street and directed by Jean-Philippe Delavault, for three dates on 1, 2 and 3 July : https://www.arenice.cergypontoise.fr/Carmen-Street-a-l-Aren-Ice_99___84.html
Then he will perform at the Palais des Princes in Orange, during the Scène émergente recital organized by the Chorégies on July 16 : https://www.choregies.fr/programme–2022-07-16–recital-scene-emergente–fr.html
Finally, he will again sing Georges Brown for the revival of the production of La Dame blanche that the Co(opera)tive is touring at the Festival de Saint-Céré.
Next to him, Caroline Jestaedt will once again take on the role of Anna.
Directed by Louise Vignaud and conducted by Nicolas Simon, four performances are not to be missed at the Castelnau-Bretenoux Castle on 31 July, 2, 4 and 6 August : https://festival-saint-cere.com/spectacles/891/la-dame-blanche/
Jérôme Boutillier will make his North American debut as Valentin in Faust at the Quebec Opera, directed by Jean-Romain Vesperini and conducted by Victorien Vanoosten, on 29 and 31 July, then on 2 and 4 August : https://grandtheatre.qc.ca/programmation/faust-festival-opera-quebec/
Afterwards he will be Claudio in Béatrice et Bénédict at the Festival Berlioz in La Côte Saint-André, under the baton of John Nelson, on 30 August : https://www.festivalberlioz.com/programmation/beatrice-benedict/
Blaise Rantoanina will sing Ferrando in Cosi fan tutte with Opéra Eclaté, directed by Eric Pérez and conducted by Gaspard Brécourt, at Biron Castle on 3 August : https://opera-eclate.com/spectacle/cosi-fan-tutte/
The agency Adagio Artists is proud to welcome the following artists :
Olivier Gourdy, a young French bass who has just graduated with great success from the CNSM in Paris.
Rose Naggar-Tremblay, a young mezzo-contralto from Quebec, who has just won the First Grand Prize in Opera at the Georges Enesco International Competition as well as the First Prize in the OSM Competition organised by the Montreal Symphony Orchestra.
Héloïse Poulet, a young French soprano who has just won the Contemporary Music Prize at the Georges Enesco International Competition in Paris and who will soon be the Page in Rigoletto at the Opéra de Rouen.
Rafaela Albuquerque, a young Portuguese soprano from la Fabbrica (the young artist studio of the Rome Opera), where she had the opportunity to get noticed as Clorinda (La Cenerentola), the Sacerdotessa (Aida), Annina (La Traviata) and especially Zerlina (Don Giovanni) on main stage of the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma.
Clarke Ruth, a young Canadian bass-baritone, has just completed his studies at the Hochschule in Cologne.
As a winner of the International singing competition in Clermont-Ferrand, he has been untrusted with the part of Alessio (La Sonnambula) in a coproduction of Clermont-Ferrand, Vichy, Avignon, Metz, Reims, Limoges, Massy and Compiègne opera houses.
Charlie Guillemin, an original and protean artist, a true actor-singer, finds his field of election in character tenor parts.
Recently, he had great success playing the jester Elcius (Croesus by Keiser) at the Théâtre de l’Athénée in Paris and will soon play the part of Remendado (Carmen, Reine du cirque) at the Avignon Opera.
Clelia Cafiero, a young Italian conductor, with a bright future. After assisting Sir Antonio Pappano, she is currently assistant to Lawrence Foster at Marseille Opera.
Her projects include Madama Butterfly at the Quebec Opera, and La Traviata in Marseille.