Director Vincenzo Grisostomi Travaglini to direct opera in Cambodia

Director Vincenzo Grisostomi Travaglini to direct opera in Cambodia

It is with immense excitement and anticipation that we announce the arrival of Vincenzo Grisostomi Travaglini, a titan in the realms of music and theatre, to the flourishing arts scene in Cambodia. This collaboration promises to be a watershed moment for Italian arts in Cambodia and is sure to elevate the entire cultural landscape.

Madama Butterfly will be held at Koh Pich Theatre on December 10th, 2023. Visit the official website here:

A Life in the Arts

Born in Ripatransone, Italy, Grisostomi Travaglini's career is a blend of various artistic endeavors. He began his musical journey by studying piano, while simultaneously delving into psychology at La Sapienza University in Rome. His real foray into the world of theatre took off in 1974, guided by distinguished directors such as Gian Carlo Menotti and Franco Zeffirelli.

His professional tapestry also features significant involvement in radio, having directed and hosted classical music programs for Italy's esteemed RAI network. A seasoned journalist, his critiques and commentary grace numerous newspapers and magazines. As a member of distinguished organizations like the Italian Musical Critics Association and Journalists' Association, he has played a pivotal role as a judge in various music competitions.

Grisostomi Travaglini's work isn't confined to Italy; he has made his presence felt across the globe. From China to Japan and even a term as the general manager of the Ankara State Opera and Ballet in Turkey, his artistic vision has known no borders. He brings to each production a wealth of experience that transforms and elevates it, irrespective of the geographical location.

Beyond his practical work, Vincenzo is also an academic authority in the field of opera. He has authored books on iconic operas like Verdi's "Macbeth" and Puccini's "Madama Butterfly" and "Turandot." His knowledge isn't just stored in books but also applied in consulting roles for numerous prestigious musical projects.

The fusion of Italian artistic genius with Cambodian culture promises an exhilarating experience for fans of opera and arts in the region. The confluence of these two rich traditions under Grisostomi Travaglini's guidance promises to create a masterpiece of unforgettable proportions. Given his reputation and extensive background, the upcoming production of "Madama Butterfly" is set to be a ground-breaking event for Italian-Cambodian cultural relations.

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Buona musica a tutti! 🎶🇮🇹🇰🇭