ENO1920 Orphée: Jennifer France

Jennifer France


Jennifer France was the winner of the 2018 Critics’ Circle Emerging Talent (Voice) Award.

Previously for ENO: Princess Orphée

Career Highlights

Jennifer France has sung for companies including Dutch National Opera, the Nederlandse Reisopera, the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe, the Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden, the ROH, Garsington Opera, Glyndebourne On Tour, Music Theatre Wales, Opera Holland Park, Opera North and Scottish Opera (where she was an Emerging Artist), her repertoire including The Controller Flight, title role in Semele, Ice Anthropocene, Susanna Le nozze di Figaro, Lauretta Gianni Schicchi and Zerbinetta Ariadne auf Naxos (nominated for a Schaunard Award by Place de l’Opéra).

Regular concert engagements have included performances with the BBCSSO, the BCMG, the Britten Sinfonia, the CBSO, the Hallé, the London Mozart Players, RSNO, the Israel Camerata and the Swedish Chamber Orchestra.

She made her Salzburg Festival debut this summer singing Dusapin’s Medeamaterial, and her current engagements include Alice Alice’s Adventures Under Ground (ROH), Into the Little Hill (Festival Présences Radio France), Tytania A Midsummer Night’s Dream (SO), Ismene Mitridate, Rè di Ponto (Garsington) and Handel Heroines with the Academy of Ancient Music. This is her ENO debut.

Last updated: 20th December 2019