Presented in an interview style, the National Opera Podcast features reviews, recordings, discussions with visiting artists as well as trade secrets for budding artists from industry experts.
Episode four of the National Opera Podcast featuring an interview with aclaimed actor and costume designer Victoria “Fi” Hopkins and a discussion of the Arena di Verona 2013 production of Aida. Fi is the costume designer for our production of La Clemenza di Tito in April.
Recorded at Blumers Personal Injury Lawyers on 29 February 2021
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Host: Andrew Barrow
Guest Host: Victoria Fi Hopkins
-Elīna Garanča – “Mon coeur s’ouvre à ta voix”, Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saëns)
-Dorothea Röschmann – “Deh, se piacer mi vuoi”, La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart)
-English National Opera Orchestra – “Overture”, La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart)
-Fabio Sartori – “Celeste aida”, Aida (Verdi)
-Arena di Verona – “Scena del Trionfo”, Aida (Verdi)
-Lorina Gore – “E StranoSempre Libera”, La Traviata (Verdi)
-Luciano Pavarotti – “Vesti La Giubba”, Pagliacci (Leoncavallo)