ENO 2018/19 Porgy and Bess: Nicole Cabell

Nicole Cabell


Nicole Cabell is acclaimed for her velvety timbre and finely nuanced interpretations, and continues to demonstrate her incredible versatility in repertoire ranging from baroque to contemporary on the world’s greatest opera and concert stages as well as on disc. Porgy and Bess was her ENO debut.

Previously for ENO: Bess Porgy and Bess

Career Highlights

In her recent debut as Handel’s Alcina at Grand Théâtre de Genève under Leonardo García Alarcón – praised by Opera for her ‘rounded and silky [tone], projected with ease, immaculately controlled’ – she subsequently reunited with Alarcón last season for her debut at Dutch National Opera as Flavia in Cavalli’s Eliogabalo, alongside appearances in full lyric roles, such as Violetta La traviata (ROH) and Mimì La bohème (Cincinnati Opera), and for her debut at Opéra National de Paris.

Forthcoming: Juliette Roméo et Juliette (Cincinnati Opera); Mimì (Pittsburgh Opera).

Last updated: 27th December 2023