rebecca-evans

Rebecca Evans

International Operatic Soprano

At the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Rebecca Evans has sung Mimi (La bohème), Pamina (Die Zauberflöte), Zerlina (Don Giovanni), Despina (Così fan tutte) and Johanna (Sweeney Todd) and at the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich, her roles have included Ginevra (Ariodante), Sophie (Der Rosenkavalier), Zdenka (Arabella), Ilia (Idomeneo) and Susanna (Le nozze di Figaro). Elsewhere she has sung Despina at the Deutsche Staatsoper, Berlin; Ilia for the Netherlands Opera and for the Opera de Lausanne; the title role of ‘The Cunning Little Vixen’ for Scottish Opera and Romilda (Xerxes), Ginevra and Governess (The Turn of the Screw) for the ENO. A favourite at the WNO, her roles there have included Mimi, Countess Almaviva (Le nozze di Figaro), Pamina, Ilia, Marzelline (Fidelio), Norina (Don Pasquale) and Gretel (Hänsel und Gretel).

Rebecca Evans has also established a major operatic career in America where she has sung Susanna and Zerlina for the Metropolitan Opera, New York; Susanna for the Santa Fe Opera; Pamina for the Lyric Opera of Chicago; and Zerlina, Anne Trulove (The Rake’s Progress) and Adina (L’Elisir d’Amore) for San Francisco Opera.

Her forthcoming engagements include Donna Elvira (Don Giovanni) at the ENO; Liu (Turandot) at the WNO and Countess Almaviva at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

In concert, Rebecca has appeared at the Salzburg, Edinburgh, Tanglewood and Ravinia Festivals and she is a regular guest at the BBC Proms. Her engagements include the San Francisco Symphony with Tilson Thomas, the Boston Symphony Orchestra with Tate, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra with Mackerras, the London Symphony Orchestra and the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra with Gardiner, the Sapporo Symphony Orchestra with Otaka and the Accademia Santa Cecilia with Pappano.

A Grammy Award winning artist, she has recorded prolifically.