Dopo il recente successo in “Ballo in Maschera” presso la National Opera di Bucarest, con la direzione del M° Marcello Mottadelli, il tenore Dario di Vietri vestira’ i panni del condottiero Radames in Aida presso il National Theatre in Belgrade. La direzione d’ orchestra sara’ affidata a Dorđe Pavlović mentre la regia a Ognian Dimitrov Draganoff.
OGNIAN DIMITROV DRAGANOFF
Ognjan Dimitrov Draganov was born in 1964, in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria. He received his Master’s Degree from the Department of Opera Directing at the Bulgarian Music Academy in 1997. In his career, he was engaged at the following positions: The Sofia National Opera as a stage manager (1986–1991), assistant director (for Albert-Andre Lheureux and Plamen Kartaloff, 1989–1996), opera stage director at the Sofia National Opera (1996–2002), vice-manager of the Sofia National Opera (1998–2002), general manager of the Balkan Opera Network-association (2003–05) and since 2005, general Manager of Music House V’AMO and New Europe Symphony Orchestra and since 2012, opera stage director of State Opera Ruse, Bulgaria. He has directed numerous opera productions in Bulgaria, Greece, Rumania, Macedonia, Holland, Belgium, Italy, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Brazil, Columbia. His productions: G. Verdi – Rigoletto (“Euro Stage” Touring Company, Holland; Sarajevo National Opera), Il Trovatore (”Euro Stage” Touring Company and Оpera Enshede, Holland; Opera Festival in Belem, Brazil), Aida (”Euro Stage” Touring Company; Timisoara National Opera), Nabucco (Macedonian National Opera; National Theatre Opera in Belgrade), La Traviata (Oss , Holland; Timisoara National Opera); G. Pucini – Madam Butterfly (Theatre “Luxor”, Rotterdam), La Boheme (Opera “Ovideo”, Constanca), Tosca (Macedonian National Opera; National Opera in Timisoara; Iasi National Opera, Romania); A. Jossifov – Max and Moritz, Maya the bee, Pinocchio for Sofia National Opera. G. Donizetti – Lucia di Lammermoor (”Euro Stage” Touring Company; Sofia National Opera; Bucharest National Opera; National Theatre in Madeline, Columbia), L’Elisir d’amore (Enshede, Holland; Co production CEE Musiktheater Vienna–Timisora–Sarajevo), Don Pasqualle (Sarajevo National Opera); V. Bellini – Norma (National Opera Bogotá, Columbia); G. B. Pergolesi – La Serva padrona (Belem Opera Festival, Brazil); B. Bartok – Duke Bluebeard’s Castle (Stara Zagora State Opera); Johann Strauss – Die Fledermaus (State Opera Konstanza, Romania)