Alexa Mason was born in Cumbria.
Previously for ENO: Jakob Lenz (at Hampstead Theatre), premiere of Joanna Lee’s The Way Back Home (at Young Vic); cover roles at ENO include First Squire/Flowermaiden Parsifal, Susanna and Iris Marinus in the premiere of Van der Aa’s Sunken Garden.
Her soprano/clarinet/piano chamber trio Tenacious T’Weed also perform throughout Scotland.
Notable engagements elsewhere: Gretel (HighTime Opera); Ortlinde Die Walküre and Wellgunde Das Rheingold/Götterdämmerung (Fulham Opera); Zerlina, Tina Flight and Eurydice Orfeo ed Eurydice.Her concert work with the Auricle Ensemble has seen her tour Scotland with contemporary chamber works such as Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire and Maxwell Davies’s Miss Donnithorne’s Maggot, as well as programmes of cabaret songs, Mahler works, and a performance of Polly Peachum in Weill’s The Threepenny Opera.
Last updated: 11th October 2017