Katie Bray is fast establishing a colourful international career, most recently engaged as Mallika Lakmé (Opera Holland Park).
She made her solo debuts with Garsington Opera as Emma in Offenbach’s Vert Vert, directed by Martin Duncan and conducted by David Parry, and with ENO in Joanna Lee’s The Way Back Home at the Young Vic Theatre.
This season sees her return to Opera North as Rosina Il barbiere di Siviglia and Zulma Italiana in Algeri for Garsington Opera.
She is also a keen recitalist, and has performed in prestigious venues such as the Wigmore Hall, Cadogan Hall, the Holywell Music Room and St George’s, Hanover Square. She has given recitals in many song festivals including the City of London Festival, the London English Song Festival and the Oxford Lieder Festival.
She graduated as a Karaviotis Scholar from the opera course at the Royal Academy of Music, and was awarded the 2012 Principal’s Prize.Taught by Elizabeth Ritchie and Iain Ledingham, she won First Prize in the RAM’s prestigious Richard Lewis Singing Competition in 2011.
Last updated: 14th March 2016