Sydney Opera House

Emma Castelli

Background: Born, Australia. Completed a Diploma of Opera at the Sydney Conservatorium; Bachelor of Music Double performance at Newcastle Conservatorium.  Winner of numerous competitions including The Helpmann Fellowship, The Horace Keats, The Federated Music Clubs of Australia, The Lady Galleghan prize in Opera Foundation's Covent Garden Award

OA repertoire: Full time chorus since 2007. Pamina/Queen of the Night/First Lady/Papagena: The Magic Flute (Oz Opera). Bridesmaid: The Marriage of Figaro, First Orphan: Der Rosenkavalier. 2012: Donna Anna: Don Giovanni (Oz Opera)

Other Companies: Flaminia: Il Mondo della luna (Haydn) Proserpina: World premiere of Scarlatti's Il ratto di Proserpina, Mrs Gobineau: The Medium, First witch: Dido and Aeneas. Musicals include Cosette: Les Misérables, Liesel: The Sound of Music, Narrator: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. Toured Australia in Hot Opera and On Broadway. Performed own show on cruise ships. Concerts include Ribbons of Steel, John Rutter's Feel the Spirit, Elijah

Recordings: Think of Me