Lucy Schaufer

Lucy Schaufer’s most recent and future engagements include Ruth The Pirates of Penzance (English National Opera), Marcellina Le nozze di Figaro (Opera Philadelphia), Eötvös’ The Golden Dragon (Music Theatre Wales at Tongyeong Festival, South Korea), Doctor in Venables’ Olivier-nominated 4.48 Psychosis (world premiere) (ROH/ Lyric Hammersmith), Mrs Jones Street Scene (Teatro Real Madrid), IB Adamo’s Becoming Santa Claus (Dallas Opera), Madelaine Mitchell in Heggie’s Three Decembers (Florentine Opera), and world premiere song cycle CrossCurrents with the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group.

Musical theatre: Margaret Johnson (European premiere) in Guettel’s The Light in the Piazza, Mother Abbess The Sound of Music (Curve-Leicester); Aldonza Man of La Mancha (Central City Opera); Miss Hyde Very Warm for May (Carnegie Hall; New York City Center Encores!).

Recordings: Susanna (Grammy winner) Corigliano’s The Ghosts of Versailles (Pentatone/ James Conlon), Emilia in Weill’s The Firebrand of Florence (BBCSO/ Andrew Davies); Ira Gershwin at 100: Celebration at Carnegie Hall (PBS TV/Rob Fisher); Octavian Der Rosenkavalier (ARTE/Simone Young); The Girl in Bowles’s The Wind Remains (BMG/Eos Ensemble); Charlotte Bray’s Fire Burning in Snow (world premiere – NMC/BCMG), solo debut CD: Carpentersville (ABC Classics).