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Sondra Radvanovsky

Soprano Sondra Radvanovsky is a globally celebrated artist. The depth and exquisite color of her voice are matched by her dramatic acting ability and versatility across a remarkable range of repertoire, from the title roles in Rusalka and Lucrezia Borgia, to Roxanne in Cyrano de Bergerac and the title role in Manon Lescaut. She is widely regarded as one of the premiere Verdi sopranos alive today, as well as one of the premiere interpreters of bel canto.

Latest News:

  • 15.05.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky sings 'Aida' this summer at the Opéra Bastille

  • Sondra Radvanovsky stars in the title role of Verdi's epic Aida this summer for the Opéra national de Paris. Performances take place at the Opéra Bastille, on June 13, 16, 19, 22, 25 & 28 and July 1, 4, 9 & 12. The casts include mezzo-sopranos Anita Rachvelishvili and Daniela Barcellona sharing the role of Amneris, and Aleksandrs Antonenko, Yusif Eyvazov,...

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  • 08.05.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky to sing title role in 'Norma' at The Metropolitan Opera, opening the 2017/18 season

  • "American Sondra Radvanovsky will now sing the title role at the Met, where she made her “Norma” debut in 2013, the opera company announced Tuesday. This season Ms. Radvanovsky become the first soprano to perform all three leading roles of Donizetti’s “Tudor Queens” trilogy at the Met. In the 2017-2018 season she will also make her Met role debut as Leonora...

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  • 01.05.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky's performance in "Met in HD: ‘Roberto Devereux’ gone but far from forgotten"

  • "Heroic soprano Sondra Radvanovsky sang the role of Elizabeth here, completing her season long Tudor three-bagger, having already sung the title roles in “Anna Bolena” and “Maria Stuarda” earlier. In the concluding opera of this trio, hers was a magnificent—and tragic—performance, mirroring the gradual decline of Elizabeth in her later years. Better yet, unlike a...

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  • 22.04.2016 - "Already hailed by the press, Sondra Radvanovsky’s singing defied belief—her all-time best." - Examiner reviews the Met's 'Roberto Devereux'

  • "Donizetti queens have lost their heads left and right this season, starting with Anne Boleyn (“Anna Bolena”), then Mary, Queen of Scots (“Maria Stuarda”). Sondra Radvanovsky admirably embodied them both and survived to tell the tale. History dealt more kindly with this monarch, Elizabeth I, daughter of King Henry VIII and the aforementioned doomed Anne. In “Roberto...

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  • 17.04.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky stars in 'Tosca' at the Bayerische Staatsoper

  • Sondra Radvanovsky sings one of her signature roles, the title heroine in Puccini's Tosca, May 8, 11 & 14 at the Bayerische Staatsoper. The cast also includes Jorge de León as Cavaradossi and Ambrogio Maestri as Scarpia, with conductor Karel Mark Chichon leading from the pit for this Luc Bondy-staged production. Please note there is limited ticket availability for...

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  • 13.04.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky stars in Met HD broadcast of 'Roberto Devereux' this weekend

  • The live worldwide HD broadcast of 'Roberto Devereux' starring Sondra Radvanovsky as Queen Elizabeth takes place this Saturday, April 15. Visit the Met online to find your local theater airing this not-to-be-missed event.

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