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"Luciano Botelho is going from strength to strength and never have I seen him like this: in his sizzling best!"

Mogens H Andersson 30/10/16


"Briton Paul Nilon singing the lead role together with Luciano Botelho, Ida Falk Winland and Ingela Brimberg portrayed what Mozart really wanted to get." 

Per Feltzin, Sverigesradio 25/9/16

"...and Luciano Botelho as Idamante are outstanding interpreters of Mozart's charged rebellion against his father." Bo Löfvendahl  - Svenska dagbladet - 27/09/16

"The soloists are world class, (…)Idamante is interpreted by the lyric tenor Luciano Botelho in a very sensitive way." Thorvald Pellby Petterson,  Sverigesradio - 28/09/16


"The son Idamante, originally sung by a castrato and generally sung by a mezzo, is presented here by the very fine sounding lyric tenor Luciano Botelho." Lennart Bromander, aftonbladet - 27/09/16

"The vocal soloists are truly outstanding in this show. An elevated moment is also fully achieved during the duet between Idamante, warmly interpreted by the tenor Luciano Botelho and concertmaster David Bergstrom transparent violin solo: here you fly in Mozart sharp and free melodies."  Magnus Haglund – Göteborgs Posten - 26/9/16

"Luciano Botelho's Idamante has precisely the right twinkling idealism in its tenor" Gunilla Brodrej, 26/09/16

Göteborgsoperan - 2016


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Music Director: Laurence Cummings

Mise en scene: Graham Vick

Choreography: Ron Howell

Costume and Design: Paul Brown

Lighting: Giuseppe Di lorio 

Idomeneo: Paul Nilon

Idamante: Luciano Botelho

Ilia: Ida Falk Winland

Elektra: Ingela Brimberg

Arbace: Ingemar Anderson

Neptuno: Mats Almgren

Choir and orchestra of Göteborgsoperan

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