Jennifer France

Soprano

Winner of the 2018 Critics’ Circle Emerging Talent (Voice) Award, Jennifer France has sung for companies including Bayerische Staatsoper, 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, ENO and Scottish Opera (where she was an Emerging Artist)

Currently for ENO: Mary Hatch Bailey It’s a Wonderful Life

Previously for ENO: Princess Orphée

Career Highlights

Her repertoire includes The Controller Flight, Semele, Vixen The Cunning Little Vixen, Ice Anthropocene, Susanna Le nozze di Figaro, Tytania A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Lauretta Gianni Schicchi, Alice Alice’s Adventures Under Ground, La Princesse Orphée, Ophelia Hamlet, Marzelline Fidelio, La Princesse Elsbeth Fantasio 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 singing Dusapin’s Medeamaterial, and recent engagements include First Niece Peter Grimes (ROH), Beatrice in the world premiere of Pascal Dusapin’s Il viaggio Dante (Aix-enProvence Festival), Dutilleux’s Correspondances and Walker’s Lilacs (LP0/Gardner), Christus am Ölberge (Bergen Philharmonic/Elder) and the world premiere of Brett Dean’s In This Brief Moment (CBSO/Collon).

Last updated: 17th November 2022

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