Lydia-Marchione

Lydia Marchione

Mezzo-soprano

Lydia Marchione is of Sicilian-Maltese origin and trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama where roles included L’Enfant L’Enfant e les sortileges, and Bianca Rape of Lucretia.

Currently for ENO: Maketaten Akhnaten, Sylviane The Merry Widow

Previously for ENO: Poppett Paul BunyanVillage Girl The Marriage of FigaroIsabel Pirates of Penzance, Ida Die Fledermaus, Bridesmaid Marriage of Figaro, Noble Orphan Der Rosenkavalier, Countess Ceprano Rigoletto, French Girl Death in Venice, Cretian Idomeneo,

Cover roles for ENO: Leila Iolanthe, Annina La Traviata, Third Credible Marnie Marnie, Second Gentleman Julietta, Margaret Wozzeck, Vittoria Gondoliers Brian’s Mother Two Boys Muhly.

Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: Zerlina Don Giovanni, Cherubino, Marcellina The Marriage of Figaro, Mercedes Carmen, Flora La traviata, Tisbe La Cenerentola, Maddalena, Giovanna Rigoletto (ETO); Rosina The Barber of Seville (European Chamber Opera); Mercedes (cover) (Raymond Gubbay); Peep-Bo The Mikado (Carl Rosa); Donna Elvira, Alisa Lucia di Lammermoor, Cherubino (Pavillion Opera).

Last updated: 24th January 2019

Current ENO Production