Pre-order your Blu-ray/ DVD of ‘Mozart: Così fan tutte’ with Sabina Puértolas at The Royal Opera

Now you can pre-order your Blu-ray or DVD of Mozart: Così fan tutte with Sabina Puértolas as Despina in Philipp Gloger’s 2016 production for The Royal Opera, which will be released on 2nd March 2018. Semyon Bychkov conducts this playful ‘The school for lovers’, Mozart’s alternative title for Così fan tutte, with a theatrical treatment by German director Jan Philipp Gloger, who sets this new production for The Royal Opera in a theatre. The four lovers are performed by a cast of young rising stars, with Sabina Puértolas as the fun-loving Despina and acclaimed German baritone and comic genius Johannes Martin Kränzle as the impresario Don Alfonso, who leads the lovers on a… Read More

Continue Reading

Sabina Puértolas on the front page of the Wall Street Journal’s weekend edition in the USA

Singer Sabina Puértolas was buying groceries in Madrid when her agent called with a question. Would she like to perform one of opera’s most prestigious roles on a world-famous stage? Yes, she said, of course, when? Tomorrow, the agent replied, with Ms. Puértolas as Gilda in a production of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Rigoletto” at the Royal Opera House in London, one of the company’s biggest, most popular titles. Last week’s sudden illness of the diva originally cast as the heroine confronted the Royal Opera with a crisis every director dreads. How do you find a really good soprano on short notice who already knows the music and can quickly figure out… Read More

Continue Reading

“La fille du régiment” reviews. Gran Teatre del Liceu, May 2017

«(…) la soprano aragonesa Sabina Puértolas, que le acompañó hasta el borde de la excelencia. Puértolas poco a poco se va ganando al público del Liceu. Venía de cantar una Despina exquisita en Così fan tutte, hace dos temporadas, y aunque esta Marie de Donizetti no le permita tantos momentos bellos, sí le obliga a emplearse a fondo como actriz -y casi que como atleta, que salta, corre y gesticula mucho- sin que el ejercicio menoscabe la buena técnica con la que ejecutó sus arias y duetos». El Mundo, 18/05/2017 «La noche también fue triunfal para la soprano española Sabina Puértolas en su debút en el personaje de Marie. Recreó… Read More

Continue Reading