Giorgio Trucco general manager
Born in Voghera, Italy, Giorgio Trucco studied singing and piano at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory in Milan, subsequently specializing with Franca Mattiucci, Roberto Coviello and Raul Gimenez.
In 1999, he made his debut at the Teatro alla Scala in Nina o sia la Pazza per amore, from Paisiello, conducted by Riccardo Muti and, subsequently, he has participated in productions such as Don Giovanni, L’Elisir d’Amore, Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Cosi fan Tutti and La Cenerentola, among others. At the beginning of his career, he was invited at the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, where he performed in L’Incoronazione di Poppea, while at the Rossini Opera Festival he performed in Le Siège de Corinthe and La Cenerentola. After his debut, he sang in all the major international opera houses, collaborating with many of the most famous conductors and directors, such as Riccardo Muti, Zubin Mehta, Gerd Albrecht, Ivor Bolton, Giuliano Carella, Mark Elder, Roberto Rizzi Brignoli, Donato Renzetti, Enrique Mazzola, Marco Guidarini, Lu Jia, Andrea Battistini, Diego Fasolis and Alessandro De Marchi, among others.
In January 2018, he decided to use his profession’s knowledge and contacts with several directors of theatres to produce new talents careers and promote artists of high quality, founding Trucco Management.
Marco Zelaya artistic manager
Born in Brasilia, Brazil, Marco Zelaya studied singing with Francisco Frias at the Music School of Brasilia and got his master’s degree at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels, with Marcel Vanaud.
In Belgium, Zelaya has performed as Fauteuil and Arbre in L’Enfant et les Sortilèges and Basilio in Il Barbiere di Siviglia), at the Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège, as Figaro in Le Nozze di Figaro, at the Théâtre Royal du Parc, Brussels, as Crespel, Schlemil and Luther in Les Contes d’Hoffmann, as Don Lopez in Grétry’s L’Amant Jaloux, at the Festival Royal de Théâtre de Spa and Théâtre Jean Vilar, as Leporello in Don Giovanni, at several theatres in Brussels. He also did performances at the Opera Vlaanderen-Gent. In Germany, Switzerland and Austria, Zelaya sung in several theaters, with the companies Kammeroper Köln and Opernwerkstatt am Rhein, as Sarastro in Die Zauberflöte, Mars in Offenbach’s Orpheus in der Unterwelt and Misgir in Schneemädchen. In Netherland, he has been Figaro, with the Dutch National Opera Academy, Simone in Gianni Schicchi and Omar in Weber’s Abu Hassan, at the company Opera-Noord. In France, he sung Mars in Orphée aux Enfers, at the Théâtre des Sables, Der Leher in Weill’s Der Jasager and Bob the Black in Britten’s The Little Sweep, at the Théâtre de la Coupe d’Or, in Rochefort-sur-mer. In Brazil, he was regularly invited at the National Theater of Brasilia.
In October 2020, invited by Giorgio Trucco, Marco Zelaya became artistic manager of Trucco Management.