David Serero receives the 2019 Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award
Opera singer, actor, stage director and producer David Serero has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who for his leadership in the entertainment industry, and is honored by receiving the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award 2019. Over the last 20 years, Mr Serero has dedicated his entire life to entertain audiences both on and off stage by performing all over the world. Mr Serero celebrates many years of experience in his professional Entertainement network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
With more than 20 years of professional experience, Mr Serero has excelled as an opera singer, actor, director, and producer. My Jewish Learning has recently qualified him as the « hardest working sephardic man in Show Business », and Morocco’s airline Royal Air Maroc named him one of the 15 most influential moroccan worldwide. His versatile projects from world premiere classics' adaptations to original contemporary projects (in theater, opera, and musicals) brought him a large recognition among New York audiences and critical acclaim. Serero has also dedicated his time and performances in benefit to charities (raising dozens of millions of dollars), Human Rights and building bridges between cultures.
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About David Serero
David Serero, has received international recognition and critical acclaim from all over the world. At 38 years old, he has already performed more than 2,000 concerts and performances throughout the world, played in over 100 films and recorded 20 albums. He entered the prestigious Who's Who America for demonstrating outstanding achievements in the entertainment world and for the betterment of contemporary society. In 2019, he received the Morocco Day Distinguished Achievement Award, and the Trophy of the Culture of Morocco and has been honored by Royal Air Maroc as one of the 15 most influential moroccans worldwide. David Serero is a member of the Recording Academy and of the Television Academy and a voting member both of the Grammys and Emmys. He has given concerts in Paris at the Opera Garnier, Olympia, Eiffel Tower; in New York at the Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Times Square; in London at the Royal College of Music, Wembley Stadium; and in Moscow at the Tchaikovsky Hall; in Amsterdam at the Concertgebouw, the Budapest Opera conducted by Placido Domingo and more. He made his sold out West End debuts at the Dominion Theatre. He has sung more than 30 lead roles in Opera, Operetta and Musical Theater. In his extensive discography, he has recorded Cast Album Recording of iconic roles such as Shakespeare's Richard III and world Premiere adaptations. He is also the founder and producer of several music and film festivals.
During the 2017/2018 season in New York, David Serero starred as Cyrano De Bergerac (Rostand), Don Giovanni (Mozart), Barabas (Marlowe's Jew of Malta), King Ahasuerus (from musical Queen Esther's Dilemma), King Lear (Jacob Gordin's The Yiddish King Lear), Napoleon's title role from Napoleon by Stanley Kubrick.
For the 2018/19 season in New York, David starred as Nabucco's title role, Romeo (Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet in a Jewish adaptation), Figaro (Mozart's Marriage of Figaro) which he directed and adapted. He opened his 2019/20 season with « Anne Frank, a musical », starring as Otto Frank, which he directed and produced, and the world premiere of "Lost in the Disco" with Lisa Azuelos. Among his upcoming engagements are Shylock (Merchant of Venice), his own theatrical adaptation of Carmen, Concert at the Paris Louvre Museum and Anne Frank's musical. Website: www.davidserero.com