Lucy Schaufer’s current and future engagements include MRS JONES Street Scene Opéra de Monte-Carlo, MARCELLINA Le nozze di Figaro Arizona Opera, a revival of Venables’ 4.48 Psychosis (nominated for a 2017 Olivier Award) Opéra national du Rhin and PROTOTYPE Festival, NYC, MRS LOVETT Sweeney Todd Des Moines Metro Opera, and a world premiere of Gavin Higgin’s Monstrous Child Royal Opera House. She recently had her Wigmore Hall, Ravinia Festival and Buxton Festival solo recital debuts in 2018.

Most recent engagements include MRS JONES Street Scene Teatro Real Madrid, DOCTOR 4.48 Psychosis Royal Opera House (Lyric Hammersmith), Bernstein concert BBC Proms with John Wilson Orchestra, SUSANNA The Ghosts of Versailles (2017 Grammy® winner), MARCELLINA, BERTA Il barbiere di Siviglia Los Angeles Opera, MARCELLINA and RUTH The Pirates of Penzance English National Opera, MARCELLINA Opera Company Philadelphia, ALDONZA Man of La Mancha Central City Opera, IB Adamo’s Becoming Santa Claus Dallas Opera, MADDY Heggie’s Three Decembers Florentine Opera, JENNY Knussen’s Higglety Pigglety Pop Aldeburgh Festival and Barbican, OLDER WOMAN Flight Opera Holland Park, SUZUKI Madama Butterfly New Zealand Opera, DER TROMMLER Der Kaiser von Atlantis and MA MOSS The Tender Land Opéra de Lyon.

Other recent engagements: JUDY Punch and Judy Grand Théâtre de Genève, SUZUKI Houston Grand Opera, SWISS GRANDMOTHER/AUSTRIAN WOMAN/DANCING GIRL The Death of Klinghoffer Opera Theatre of St. Louis and ENO, SOLOIST The Garden of Earthly Delights (world premiere) BBC Proms, MARCELLINA The Marriage of Figaro and CAROLINA Elegy for Young Lovers ENO, ANNE Heggie’s To Hell and Back Oper Faber in Portugal and MARGARET JOHNSON The Light in the Piazza The Curve, Leicester.

Additional noted engagements include PAGE Salome, BLUMENMÄDCHEN Parsifal and SUZUKI Metropolitan Opera, CLARE DE LOONE On the Town ENO and Théâtre du Châtelet, JUDY Punch and Judy and AMASTRIS Xerxes ENO, SMERALDINE The Love for Three Oranges New Israeli Opera, CHERUBINO Le Nozze di Figaro and HÄNSEL Los Angeles Opera, OCTAVIAN Der Rosenkavalier and CORNELIA Giulio Cesare Staatsoper Hamburg, and ERIKA Vanessa Los Angeles Opera, Hamburg Staatsoper, Opéra du Rhin, Washington National Opera and Opéra de Monte-Carlo. Lucy was a member of the Oper Köln.

Concert performances: Ruth Crawford Seeger’s Three Songs Birmingham Contemporary Music Group as part of Oliver Knussen’s residency at the Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.), SOLOIST George Benjamin’s Upon Silence Settembre Musica Festival, Milan and Turin, Orquestra Simfonica de Barcelona, New York City Ballet, LA Opera (Gala: Domingo & Friends), Gulbenkian Orchestra and Gűrzenich Orchester. Recordings include Kurt Weill’s The Firebrand of Florence (BBCSO/Sir Andrew Davies), Ira Gershwin at 100: Celebration at Carnegie Hall (PBS TV/Rob Fisher), Der Rosenkavalier (ARTE/Simone Young) and Paul Bowles’s The Wind Remains (EOS Ensemble/Jonathan Sheffer) for BMG.

Lucy’s first solo recording, CARPENTERSVILLE, co-produced with ABC Classics, was released in the spring of 2013, and it was the Editor’s Choice in Classical Music Magazine in July 2013. She is the founder and Artistic Director of Wild Plum Arts.

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