Felicity Buckland trained at the RNCM and on the ENO’s Opera Works programme. She studies privately with Mary Plazas. The 2021 reopening has seen Felicity Buckland focussing on Wagner: first as Wellgunde The Rhinegold (Birmingham Opera Company), then as cover Siegrune The Valkyrie (ENO). During the COVID-19 pandemic she was fortunate to spend the autumn at the Theater an der Wien, as Lily/ensemble Porgy and Bess.
Previously for ENO: cover roles in The Mask of Orpheus, Orpheus in the Underworld and Carmen. She is delighted to make her role debut proper in Satyagraha. Previous operatic highlights include: performing in the Olivier Award-winning ensemble and covering Lily in Porgy and Bess (ENO, Dutch National Opera); title role Carmen (Kentish Opera); title role La Cenerentola (High Time Opera); Rossweisse Die Walküre (Grange Park Opera); Olga Eugene Onegin (Opera Up Close, Opera South East, Mid Wales Opera (cover)); Dorabella Così fan tutte (Baseless Fabric Theatre); Cherubino The Marriage of Figaro, Third Lady The Magic Flute (both Opera Up Close).
Last updated: 1st October 2021