Opera Singer Andrea Szantos

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Andrea Szántó

Andrea will sing in 2016 the role of Miranda in Thomas Ades:The Tempest, at the Hungarian State Opera House in Budapest, conductor Péter Halász.  In 2016 October&November she will performl the role of Judith(Bartók: Duke Bluebeard´s Castle) in a new staged production at the Art´s Palast Budapest and in Shanghai, with conductor Zoltán Kocsis and stage director Csaba Káel.

Andrea Szántó was born in Hungary.  She completed her studies at the Academy of Music in Budapest.
After her studies she was engaged by the Hungarian State Opera House,  she was the member of the Bielefeld Theatre.  She has been the soloist for 13 years at the National Theatre Mannheim.

Her repertoire includes: the title role of Eboli(Don Carlo), Amneris(Aida), Santuzza(Cavalleria rusticana), Preziosilla(La forza del destino), Laura(Gioconda), Elisabetta( Maria Stuarda), Adalgisa(Norma), Kundry(Parsifal), Ortrud(Lohengrin), Venus(Tannhäuser), Judith (Bluebeard´s Castle), Marina(Boris Godunow), Charlotte(Werther), Dalila(Samson et Dalila) and the title role of Carmen.

She worked with conductors: Christoph Eschenbach, Michel Tilson-Thomas, Axel Kober, Tamás Vásáry, Ádám Fischer, Iván Fischer, Kobayashi Ken-Ichiro, Howard Williams, Dan Ettinger, Herbert Boek, Sir Richard Armstrong, Zoltán Kocsis, János Kovács and Vjekoslav Sutej.

She worked with stage directors : Hans Neunfels, André Engel, Christopher Alden, Achim Freyer, Jens-Daniel Herzog, Olivier Tambosi és  Philipp Himmelmann.

Andrea has also a wide range of concert repertoire.

She performed in various Festivals and Opera Houses in Europe, Eastern Europe and Japan.

Calendar

  • 2016

 

19th, 21th, 25th, 28th May   &   1st of June

Thomas Ades: The Tempest      

Role: Miranda

at the Hungarian State Opera House in Budapest

Conductor: Péter Halász 

 

7th of October

Bartók: Duke Bluebeard´s Castle

Role: Judith

at the Art´s Palast in Budapest

Conductor:Zoltán Kocsis

Bluebeard: Gábor Bretz

Stage Director: Csaba Káel

 

6th of November

Bartók: Duke Bluebeard´s Castle

Role: Judith

in Shanghai

Conductor: Zoltán Kocsis

Bluebeard: Gábor Bretz

Stage Director: Csaba Káel

    

 

 

Some notes

  • Andrea Szanto is stunning as the brazen, tempestuous gypsy temptress - The Sunday Herald