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Stunning audiences with her sterling lyric voice and incisive stage personality, American lyric soprano Heidi Stober has established herself as a house favourite at leading companies on both sides of the Atlantic. Since her critically acclaimed debut at the Deutsche Oper Berlin in 2008, Heidi has cultivated a long-standing relationship with the company, where recent roles include her debut as Eva Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Gretel Hänsel und Gretel, Donna Elvira Don Giovanni, Micaëla Carmen, Marguerite Faust and Oscar Un ballo in maschera. With a particular affinity for the Baroque, her appearances outside Berlin include Cleopatra Cesare at Houston Grand Opera, Dalinda Ariodante at the Chicago Lyric, title role Esther with Music of the Baroque, title role Semele for Garsington Opera and Angelica Orlando for San Francisco Opera. This season’s highlights include her role debut as Blanche Dialogues of the Carmelites for San Francisco Opera, Gretel for Chicago Lyric, Despina Così fan tutte for Hamburgische Staatsoper, Susanna Le Nozze di Figaro for Semperoper Dresden and Donna Elvira at Japan’s Hyogo Performing Arts Center.
Heidi Stober returns to the Lyric Opera of Chicago
We are delighted to announce that Heidi Stober kicks off her new year with a return to the Lyric Opera of Chicago starring as Gretel opposite Samantha Hankey's Hansel in Richard Jones's acclaimed production of Hansel and Gretel. This revival is directed by Eric Einhorn and conducted by Sir Andrew Davies. Performances run between 25 January and 5 February 2023.
Later in the season, Heidi returns to Europe as Despina for Hamburgische Staatsoper, Susanna for Semperoper Dresden, and she then goes on to Japan to appear as Donna Elvira at the Hyogo Performing Arts Center.
For further information visit the Lyric Opera of Chicago website here.
Mass in B minor
St John Passion
St Matthew Passion
Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Ein Deutsches Requiem
Poème de l'amour et de la mer
Symphony No. 4 ‘Organ’
Symphony No. 2
Symphony No. 4