Soprano Beatriz Maia won 1st Prize Carlos de Pontes Leça Award and Audience Award of Maratona Ópera XXI- 4th edition of opera contemporary Opera contest "Great Singers for the Opera of Today".
And baritone Tiago Amado Gomes won the 2nd Prize!!
World opera day was launched on the 25th of October of 2019, celebrating Georges Bizet’s and Johann Strauss’ birthday - two majors characters of opera realm. It’s a day to evoke, remember, reflect and project the power of this performing art form.
" Opera devotes time to emotional peaks and abysses of human existence: life, love, death, loss, passion, joy, anger. She is the first multi media form of all time, keeping us in contact with what is below the surface, " Carlos Conceição, Film Director