Sharon Kempton

Soprano
Australian soprano Sharon Kempton studied in Melbourne before heading to Europe as a scholarship holder of the German Australian Opera Grant. She has since sung various roles in Cologne, Essen, Kassel and Ulm, amongst others. She sang the role of Fiordiligi (“Cosi fan tutte”) during the 2014/2015 season in Essen, and was a permanent ensemble member at the State Theatre of Wiesbaden until 2014, where her roles included Rosina (“Il barbiere di Siviglia”), Marie (“The Bartered Bride”), Elisabeth Zimmer (Henze’s “Eliegie für junge Liebende”), Eternita/Guinone (Cavalli’s “La Calisto”) and Valencienne (“The Merry Widow”). During the 2015/16 season, she sang Countess de la Roche in Zimmermann’s “Die Soldaten”. During the 2016/17 season, she sang Gerhilde in "Die Walküre" and First Lady in "Die Zauberflöte", followed by Mother in "Hänsel und Gretel" and First Lady in 2016/17. This season, she reprises her role in "Hänsel und Gretel".

Productions

Marianne in »Der Rosenkavalier«
Soloists in »The Fairy Queen«
First Lady in »Die Zauberflöte«
Overseer in »Elektra«
Gertrud in »Hänsel und Gretel«

Dates

RevivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:35
RevivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:20
2020 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:20
2020 International May FestivalGrosses Haus16:00