This season, rising star mezzo-soprano Kate Lindsey returns to the Seattle Opera as Nicklauss in Les Contes d'Hoffmann and the Bayerische Staatsoper as Rosina  in Il Barbiere di Siviglia. She also sings her first performances of Berlioz' La Damnation de Faust with the Utah Symphony and appears in concert with the Richmond Symphony, St. Louis Symphony, and Boston Baroque.

Ms. Lindsey has already appeared in many of the world’s prestigious opera houses, including the Metropolitan Opera, Santa Fe Opera, Seattle Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Royal Opera House Covent  Garden, the Glyndebourne Opera Festival,  the Aix-en-Provence, Festival, Lille Opera, the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, and the Bayerische Staatsoper. Her repertoire includes Rosina in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Cherubino in Le nozze di Figaro, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Idamante in Idomeneo, Sesto in La Clemenza di Tito, Angelina in La Cenerentola, Hansel in Hansel und Gretel, Kompanist in Ariadne auf Naxos and Nicklausse/The Muse in Les Contes d’Hoffmann. She also created the title role in the premiere of Daron Hagen’s Amelia at the Seattle Opera. ... read full bio