Ernesto Doñas Stage Director

 

DOÑAS, Cuban stage and film director, has been working at Opera di Roma in the Opera Studio along important stage director such as Graham Vick, Damiano Michieletto, Deborah Warner, Emma Dante, Valentina Carrasco, Barry Kosky, Andrea de Rosa and Fabio Chertich among others. He has also directed his own opera pieces in Cuba and Italy. His next premiere will be for a new production of Donizetti’s La Fille du Regiment for the Gran Teatro de La Habana “Alicia Alonso” in Havana at the end of 2019. 

CINEMA AND ARTS 

As a film director DOÑAS has produced a long list of short films and documentaries he has presented both in Cuba and internationally. He graduated from Instituto Superior de Arte and EICTV. Here he produced a short film under the supervision of Werner Herzog. He belongs to the Union Nacional de Escritores y Artistas de Cuba." 

UPCOMING AND RECENT 

 

Title

work

Music Dir.

Theatre

Year

La Fille du Regiment

Director

Giovanni Duarte

Gran Teatro de La Habana,
Cuba

2019

Aida

Assist. Dir.

Jordi Bernácer

Opera di Roma

2019

Figaro! Opera Camion

Assoc. Dir.

Carlo Donadio

Opera di Roma

2019

The Fiery Angel

Assist. Dir.

Alejo Pérez

Opera di Roma

2019

Die lustige Witwe

Assist. Dir.

Constantin Trinks

Opera di Roma

2019

Rita "a spasso"

Director

Roberto Frattini

Fondazione Donizetti,
Bergamo

2019

Anna Bolena

Assoc. Dir.

Riccardo Frizza

Opera di Roma

2019

Die Zauberfloete

Assist. Dir.

Henrik Nánási

Opera di Roma

2018

Carmen

Assist. Dir.

Ryan McAdams

Opera di Roma

2018

La Traviata

Assist. Dir.

Yves Abel

Opera di Roma

2018

Rigoletto opera Camion

Assoc. Dir.

Carlo Donadio

Opera di Roma

2018

Billy Budd

Assist. Dir.

James Conlon

Opera di Roma

2018

Cavalleria Rusticana

Assist. Dir.

Carlo Rizzi

Opera di Roma

2018

Pagliacci

Assist. Dir.

Carlo Rizzi

Opera di Roma

2018

La Traviata

Assist. Dir.

Pietro Rizzo

Opera di Roma

2018

I Masnadieri

Assist. Dir.

Roberto Abbado

Opera di Roma

2018

Winterreise

Director

piano

Festival Habana Clásica,
Havana, Cuba

2018

Rita

Director

Roberto Frattini

Festival Donizetti, Bergamo

2018

Enea in Caonia

Director

Simone Ori

Teatro Torlonia, Roma

2018

Opera in Mostra (concert)

Director

piano

Museo Palazzo Braschi, Roma

2018

Alcina

Director

Idalgel Marquetti

Gran Teatro de La Habana,
Cuba

2017

Leggero ma non troppo

Director

Giovanni Duarte

Gran Teatro de La Habana

2017

National Cinema Prize - Cuba

Director

-

Charles Chaplin Cinema,
Havana

2017

L'Orlando Melodioso
(concert)

Director

piano

Santo Angelo Custodio,
Havana

2016

 

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