EMMA PEARSON

SOPRANO

Principal artist at the Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden for 9 years, Emma’s repertoire included the title roles in Lucia di Lammermoor, Lulu and La Calisto; Queen of the Night (Die Zauberflöte), Zerbinetta (Ariadne auf Naxos), Jenny (The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny), Woglinde, Gerhilde and Waldvogel (Wagner’s Ring Cycle), Sophie (Der Rosenkavalier), and Norina (Don Pasquale). On departing she was awarded the honorary title of ‘Kammersängerin’.

Recent engagements include Micaela (Carmen) for State Opera South Australia; Contessa Folleville (Il Viaggio a Reims) for Opera Australia; the title roles in Semele (New Zealand Opera), Cunning Little Vixen (West Australian Opera) and Athalia (Pinchgut Opera); Strauss Four Last Songs (New Zealand Symphony), and Beethoven Missa Solemnis (Bratislava) under Bertrand de Billy.

2021 engagements for Emma will include Countess (Le Nozze di Figaro) for New Zealand Opera, Four Last Songs with Queensland Symphony, and her debuts with Victorian Opera and Orpheus Choir, Wellington.

 

This biography is valid until December  2020 and should not be altered without consultation with Arts Management

Telephone (02) 9211 9422 | Email [email protected]

PERFORMANCES WITH STATE OPERA SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Micaela – Carmen (2019)
Laura Trevelyan – Voss (2021)

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Ladies and Gentlemen, the Barber is back!
8-15 May 2021 at Her Majesty's Theatre. TICKETS ON SALE TODAY stateopera.com.au/productions/sweeney-todd-2021/
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Ladies and Gentlemen, the Barber is back! 
8-15 May 2021 at Her Majestys Theatre. TICKETS ON SALE TODAY https://stateopera.com.au/productions/sweeney-todd-2021/

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Cameron Gergely Blake Peiper surely a double date to this

Cordelia Elizabeth

Cheryl Emmett, get tickets. I’ll come back to see this if Ben Mingay is playing Sweeney Todd

James Scott

Terrific! First saw Sweeney Todd in the old Her Majesty’s with an amazing Lyndon Terrancini as Sweeney! Brilliant ! 🎶🎉

State Opera South Australia if we had purchased tickets for October this year will they be reissued for May?

Amy Lee Dennis

Kate Mason

Marie-Ann Ellis 😁😁😁

Booked, and very excited!

Rowan Hugh!!!!!

Hooray!👏👏👏

Tristan Lintern

Norma Dye

Sharyn Sweeney Todd Opera :O

Yeowwwwwww

Glenn!

Hopgoodimus Ooh can we go? 😀

Scott Broadbent!! I NEED to see this !!

Daniel Bird

Ryan Varga ? want to get tickets?

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Sweeney Todd is at Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide for six performances 8-15 May 2021. Ben Mingay and Antoinette Halloran lead a magnificent cast in this musical masterpiece, featuring the State Opera Chorus and Adelaide Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Anthony Hunt.
TICKETS ON SALE TODAY stateopera.com.au/productions/sweeney-todd-2021/
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Maybe you could sell tickets to include a plus pie option??

Are you going to launch the season to purchase in one shop or will it be piecemeal?

Hooray!!👏👏👏

Going.

I couldn’t be more excited!!!!

Eirini; Eleni; John; Anna; Kyriaki - please get a group together and book for this. I saw this production in 2019 in Perth, and it is outstanding!

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Tune in at 8:30AM Adelaide time tomorrow morning to find out who is back in 2021... #tunein #stateopera2021 #hesback #announcement ... See MoreSee Less

Tune in at 8:30AM Adelaide time tomorrow morning to find out who is back in 2021... #tunein #stateopera2021 #hesback #announcement

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Claire Edmonds-Wilson? Your guess??

ON SALE TODAY! After 30 years in the wilderness, the great Australian opera Voss is back in 2021 as a spectacular staged concert directed by Stuart Maunder and conducted by Richard Mills.

Book Now at BASS!

@victorianopera #voss #stateopera2021 #opera
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who will replace Marylin and will she come

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