Sharon Olde

Sharon Olde

Mezzo Soprano

Background: Born, Australia. B.Mus., Post-Grad Diploma Music - Opera, Canberra. Young Artist with State Opera of South Australia, 2001. Nominated for the Vienna State Opera Award, 2001; finalist in the Opera Awards-Australian Singing Competition, 2001, 2006

OA repertoire: Olga: The Merry Widow, Mrs Segstrom: A Little Night Music, Frasquita/Lillas Pastia: Carmen, Madrigal Singer: Manon Lescaut, Isabel: The Pirates of Penzance. Clown: Sid The Serpent (Oz Opera Schools Company). Currently a full-time member of Opera Australia Chorus

Other Companies: La traviata, Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (International Festival d’Art Lyrique d’Aix-en-Provence); Countess: Le nozze di Figaro, The Governess: The Turn of the Screw, Mabel: The Pirates of Penzance, Queen Tye: Phillip Glass’ Akhnaten for SOSA and Melbourne International Arts Festival, title role: Patience, Cis: Albert Herring, Belinda: Dido and Aeneas, Secretary: The Tsar has his Photograph Taken, First Genie: The Magic Flute, Angel: Larry Sitsky’s Faust, Lucy: Menotti’s The Telephone and Doreen: The Sentimental Bloke