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Ernesto Doñas

Stage Director

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CURRENT SEASON

Cuban stage and film director, Ernesto Doñas has been a member of the Opera Studio of Opera di Roma where ha has been collaborating with some 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.

 

RECENT ENGAGEMENTS

 

La Fille du Regiment / Director, Gran Teatro de La Habana, Cuba (2019), Aida / Assistant Director,  Opera di Roma (2019), Figaro! Opera Camion / Associate Director, Opera di Roma (2019), The Fiery Angel / Assistant Director, Opera di Roma (2019), Die lustige Witwe /  Assistant Director , Opera di Roma (2019), Rita "a spasso" / Director, Fondazione Donizetti, Bergamo (2019), Anna Bolena / Associate Director, Opera di Roma (2019), Die Zauberflöte  / Assistant Director, Opera di Roma (2018),  Carmen / Assistant Director, Opera di Roma (2018), La Traviata / Assistant Director, Opera di Roma (2018), Rigoletto opera Camion / Associate Director, Opera di Roma (2018), Billy Budd / Assistant Director, Opera di Roma (2018), Cavalleria Rusticana / Assistant Director, Opera di Roma (2018), Pagliacci / Assistant Director, Opera di Roma (2018), La Traviata / Assistant Director, Opera di Roma (2018)I Masnadieri / Assistant Director,  Opera di Roma (2018),  Winterreise / Director, Festival Habana Clásica, Havana (2018), Rita / Director, Festival Donizetti, Bergamo (2018), Enea in Caonia / Director, Teatro Torlonia, Roma (2018), Opera in Mostra (concert) / Director, Museo Palazzo Braschi, Roma (2018), Alcina / Director, Gran Teatro de La Habana, Cuba (2017), Leggero ma non troppo (concert) / Director, Gran Teatro de La Habana (2017),  National Cinema Prize - Cuba / Director, Charles Chaplin Cinema, Havana (2017) , L’Orlando Melodioso (concert) / Director, Santo Angelo Custodio, Havana (2016).


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RITA, Donizetti Night (2018), Donizetti Festival in Bergamo
Alcina (2016)
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