Claire Rutter began her studies at the GSMD and later at the National Opera Studio, where she was sponsored by ENO.
Previously for ENO: Foreign Princess Rusalka, Lucrezia Borgia, Tosca and Aida, as well as appearing on the ENO stage as Donna Anna Don Giovanni, Amelia, Elvira Ernani, Gilda Rigoletto and Violetta La traviata.
Notable engagements elsewhere: title role Vanessa (Wexford Festival Opera); Mother L’enfant prodigue, title role in La Gioconda (Malmö Opera); Sieglinde (Grange Park Opera); ENO’s Opera For All Gala to mark 50 years of opera in residence at the London Coliseum; Fidelia Edgar (Scottish Opera); title role Tosca (Icelandic Opera, WNO); Leonora La forza del destino (WNO); Amelia (Grange Park Opera); Sieglinde (The Mahler Players); Abigaille Nabucco (Dorset Opera)
Highlights this season include Sieglinde Die Walküre (Icelandic Opera) and she makes her return to the concert stage for the Verdi Requiem (Hallé/Sir Mark Elder).
Last updated: 4th July 2023