Emma Watkinson

British mezzo, Emma Watkinson studied at City University, TCM and The Flanders Operastudio. Operatic highlights to date include Cover Romeo I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Buxton Festival), Jean Le Portrait de Manon, Page Salome and Aurore Koanga all at Wexford Festival Opera. At ETO she has sung Marcella Il furioso all’isolo di san Domingo, Poppet Paul Bunyan and cover Helen of Troy King Priam. Other roles include Siebel Faust, Annio La clemenza di Tito, Julie Philippe Boesmans, Nancy Albert Herring with Steuart Bedford, Giustino Handel, Dido Dido and Aeneas, Ino Semele, Cherubino Le nozze di Figaro and Olga Eugene Onegin. She has also worked for Opera Australia, Iford Arts, Longborough Festival Opera and Grange Park Opera. A keen yogi, Emma spends a great deal of her time on her mat, as well as dreaming of the day that she can own a little border terrier!