Jennifer Holloway - Cherubino
Portland Opera Debut
Rapidly gaining increasing attention for her “vibrant mezzo-soprano and generous presence” (New York Magazine), American mezzo-soprano Jennifer Holloway made her European debut in the 2006/7 season at the Teatro Regio di Parma and the Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris as the Baroness Aspasia in Rossini’s La Pietra del Paragone. The 2007/8 season included her debuts with the Teatro Real, Madrid as Irene in Tamerlano, with Bordeaux Opera as Idamante in Idomeneo, both new productions, and, in the summer of 2008, with Glyndebourne Festival Opera as Hansel in Laurent Pelly’s new production of Hansel & Gretel. Other European engagements include Diane in Hippolyte et Aricie in Toulouse under Emmanuelle Haïm, Meg in the new production of Falstaff with Glyndebourne Festival Opera, Dorabella in Cosi fan Tutte in Brest, France under Jean-Christophe Spinosi and Page in Salome at the Teatro Real, Madrid.
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