Luca Casalin tenor
Born in Castiglione dei Pepoli, the Italian tenor has a large experience on the stage. Thanks to his great talent as an actor, he has interpreted comic, complex and co-primary roles, wich require good stage presence, musicality and technic. He has sung on the most important opera houses from Italy: La Scala in Milan, Teatro dell'Opera in Rome, Teatro la Fenice in Venice, Teatro San Carlo in Naples, Teatro Regio in Turin, Carlo Felice in Genoa, Teatro Massimo in Palermo, Teatro Bellini in Catania, Arena di Verona. To in France, Spain, Portugal, Brazil and Mexico, working with major conductors including Riccardo Muti, Zubin Mehta, Lorin Maazel and Riccardo Chailly.
In recent seasons he sung, among others, Pagliacci at Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Ariadne auf Naxos at Carlo Felice in Genoa, I due Foscari, Turandot and Tosca at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Tosca, Rigoletto and La Traviata at Teatro Regio in Turin, Verdi's Falstaff at Teatro Regio di Parma, Anna Bolena at the Teatro Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Nabucco at Arena di Verona, Guglielmo Tell at the Teatro Regio in Turin, at Stresa's Festival and in Edinburgh, La Traviata in Minorca, Madama Butterfly at the Puccini's Festival in Torre del Lago and Tosca in the Theatro Municipal de São Paulo.
His upcoming engagements include Candide and Rigoletto at Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, La Traviata and Tosca at the Teatro Regio in Turin, Madama Butterfly at the Puccini's Festival and Adriana Lecouvreur in Monte-Carlo, Lucia di Lammermoor in Muscat, Madama Butterfly in Piacenza and Modena, Lo specchio magico in Florence, Carmen and Lucia di Lammermoor in Turin, Adriana Lecouvrier in Naples, Andrea Chenier in Rome, Falstaff with the Teatro alla Scala in Astagna, again Adriana Lecouvrier in Monte Carlo, Turandot in Turin, La Traviata in Parma.