Opera on Ice, an incredible show where the greatest champions in figure skating meet the magical world of the Opera, interpreting, through their performance and their art, the most famous arias of the opera.
After the great world-wide success of the first Opera on Ice 2011 held in the largest opera theater in the world, the Arena of Verona, also the 2012 and 2013 editions were a real triumph! Each edition the Arena sold out with more than 12,000 spectators in a standing ovation.
The cast was made up of the best skaters in the World: Stéphane Lambiel, Evgeni Plushenko, Shizuka Arakawa, Carolina Kostner, Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy, Anna Cappellini and Luca Lanotte, Hot Shivers synchronized team.
The three editions of Opera on Ice staged the most famous arias of operas: Aida, Carmen, Romeo and Giulietta, Turandot, Don Giovanni, Tosca, Norma, La Traviata, Rigoletto, Nabucco, Guglielmo Tell, Il Trovatore, Barbiere di Siviglia and Madama Butterfly.
The Orchestra and the chorus of the Arena helped make Opera on Ice a magical and unique event with 200 elements on the scene directed by Maestro Fabio Mastrangelo, together with singers, among them great international opera singer talents, supported by the Luciano Pavarotti Foundation.