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Suzanne Johnston

Mezzo Soprano

Background: Born, Australia. Awards: Green Room 1985, 1988, 1996, 2011; Sydney Opera Critics and Mo 1992; Churchill Fellowship 1994; ARIA 1999

OA Repertoire: Cherubino: Marriage of Figaro, Dorabella: Così fan tutte, Annius: La clemenza di Tito, Tisbe: Cinderella, Urbain: Les Huguenots, Hansel: Hansel and Gretel, Sesto: Julius Caesar, Stephano: Roméo et Juliette, Orsini: Lucrezia Borgia, Orlofsky: Fledermaus, Hermia: Midsummer Night’s Dream, Fox: Cunning Little Vixen, Ruth: Pirates of Penzance, Carmen, Poppea, Pericole, Sylvie: Gypsy Princess, Octavian: DerRosenkavalier, Public Opinion: Orpheus in the Underworld

Other Companies: Mrs Herring: Albert Herring (VO); Suzuki: Madama Butterfly, Rosina: Barber of Seville, Siebel: Faust, Secretary: Consul, Composer: Ariadne auf Naxos, Dulcinee: Don Quixotte, Eliza Doolittle: My Fair Lady (VSO); Hansel, Sesto (Opera Qld); Tisbe (Salzburg); Dorabella (Glyndebourne); Gala Concert (Covent Garden)

Recordings/Videos: Perfect Strangers, Cinderella, Gondoliers, Les Huguenots, Fledermaus, Hansel and Gretel, Pirates of Penzance