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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:

  • 15.03.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky's final performances in Donizetti's Tudor Trilogy begin March 24

  • Sondra Radvanovsky stars in the role of Queen Elizabeth I this spring, in The Metropolitan Opera's new production of Roberto Devereux. Performances take place March 24 through April 19, and also feature a Live in HD broadcast, transmitted worldwide into cinemas on April 16.

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  • 10.03.2016 - WSJ Opera Clip: Sondra Radvanovsky Sings in Tudor Trilogy

  • "Soprano Sondra Radvanovsky is the first singer in the history of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City to star in all three operas of Gaetano Donizetti's Tudor trilogy. Watch clips from the operas." - Wall Street Journal

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  • 29.02.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky sings her final Tudor Queen at the Met this season

  • Following her spectacular performances earlier this season in the first two operas of Donizetti's Tudor Trilogy, Sondra Radvanovsky tackles the role of Queen Elizabeth I in Roberto Devereux. These not-to-be-missed performances occur March 24 through April 19.

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  • 19.02.2016 - More critical acclaim for Sondra Radvanovsky's star turn in 'Maria Stuarda' at The Met

  • "The moderate tessitura and muted dynamics of much of the music brought out a lovely silvery color in her tone . . . For the “Bastarda” scene, though, the soprano dug into a ferocious chest tone, and then vaulted to a steely high register just this side of a scream. It was an electrifying moment, and I almost expected the Met audience to burst into cheers in mid-scene, the way you can...

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  • 08.02.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky "makes a vivid impact" in 'Maria Stuarda' at The Met

  • "... [in] her magnificent rendering of the title role ... Ms. Radvanovsky will perform the bravura feat of singing Donizetti’s three Tudor queens in one season, mirroring Beverly Sills’s achievement at New York City Opera in the 1970s. Ms. Radvanovsky already made a strong impression as the title character in “Anna Bolena” and made an equally vivid impact in...

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  • 26.01.2016 - Maria Stuarda at the Met

  • Sondra Radvanovsky returns to The Metropolitan Opera stage in the title role of Donizetti's Maria Stuarda, featured as part of this season's Donizetti trilogy at the Met this season. Ms. Radvanovsky has won wide critical acclaim for her interpretations of the iconic roles from the triology. She sings the role alongside the Elisabetta of Elza van den Heever, and Celso Albelo as Leicester, with Riccardo...

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