Fabio Armiliato returns to Spain, now as Otello

Fabio Armiliato

After the recital concert Cantango offered in the city of Lecce (Italy) last 16 December closing the acts of the 50th anniversary of the death of the great tenor Tito Schipa, he also tenor Fabio Armiliato prepares for his next engagement: She will star in Otello, from Giuseppe Verdi, the days 3, 5 Y 7 February at the Calderon Theater of Valladolid. The iconic character is not new to the Italian singer's repertoire: debuted it in 2011 at the Opéra Royal in Liège (Belgium), occasion that meant one of the proudest moments for Armiliato: "The debut as Otello, next to Daniela Dessi as Desdemona, who has been by my side in the baptism of this important role, it has been one of the most important moments of our artistic career ", underline the tenor.

Fabio Armiliato, versatile artist, debuted as a leading actor in one of the last films of Woody Allen, To Rome with Love, premiered worldwide in 2012, receiving the applause of the public and critics, being awarded an Oscar della Lirica 2012.

On the other hand, in 2014 and next to the pianist Fabrizio Mocata, created the Recital CanTango project, dedicated to the best known works of his admired Carlos Gardel. Armiliato, who prepared this repertoire in Buenos Aires with the most recognized specialists, brings to the popular genre all his baggage in the lyrical repertoire connecting with the figure of another great admirer of tango: Tito Schipa.

In the Calderón de Valladolid, Fabio Armiliato will perform alongside Isabel Rey (Desdemona) Y Juan Jesus Rodriguez (Jago), with the Castilla y León Symphony Orchestra and the Calderón Theater Friends Choir under the direction of Sergio Alapont.