Echos Operafest Lisboa 2022

19 AUG to 10 SEP

Garden of Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga

We brought the emotions of opera directly to 5000 people, including 1500 children and young people!

A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
A Masked Ball - Giuseppe Verdi
American Evening: Labyrinth - Gian-Carlo Menotti
American Evening: Labyrinth - Gian-Carlo Menotti
American Evening: A Hand of Bridge - Samuel Barber
American Evening: A Hand of Bridge - Samuel Barber
American Evening: A Hand of Bridge - Samuel Barber
The Man of Dreams - António Chagas Rosa
The Man of Dreams - António Chagas Rosa
The Man of Dreams - António Chagas Rosa
The Man of Dreams - António Chagas Rosa
Jeremy Fisher - Isabelle Aboulker
Jeremy Fisher - Isabelle Aboulker
Jeremy Fisher - Isabelle Aboulker
Maratona Ópera XXI - Songs for Remission of Hunger - António Chagas Rosa
Maratona Ópera XXI - Songs for Remission of Hunger - António Chagas Rosa
Maratona Ópera XXI - Songs for Remission of Hunger - António Chagas Rosa
Maratona Ópera XXI - Songs for Remission of Hunger - António Chagas Rosa
Maratona Ópera XXI - Minotaur - João Ricardo
Operatic Rave - Masked Ball to defy destiny
Operatic Rave - Masked Ball to defy destiny
Operatic Rave - Masked Ball to defy destiny
Operatic Rave - Masked Ball to defy destiny
Operatic Rave - Masked Ball to defy destiny
Operatic Rave - Masked Ball to defy destiny

37% of our audience enjoyed opera for the first time!
We’ve touched as well a significant number of audiences who not only came to opera for the first time but particularly to contemporary opera.

 

We showcased emerging young talent: singers musicians, conductors, creatives stage directors, and composers!

 

"We believe in the transforming power of opera and how it can bring our sorrows to a higher level!”

 

Premiered productions

13 Opera performances

1 National Premiere

1 Absolute Premiere

30 singing Lessons for Curious amateurs

Comtemporary Opera Contest - Maratona Ópera XXI

1 Operatic Rave

 

Read the interview of our artistic director Catarina Molder about many operatic issues!

The Man of Dreams (1st Scene) (2022) - António Chagas Rosa - Subtitled

"Courage, audacity, imagination, qualities we should see more often in great European Classical Music Institutions,

perfectly embody young Opera festival in Lisbon!", Première Loge

"Courage, audacity, imagination, qualities we should see more often in great European Classical Music Institutions, perfectly embody young Opera festival in Lisbon!", Première Loge