Photo: Ali Wright


28 June 2021

Role debut of Count Almaviva in their new production of Le nozze di Figaro. 

Creative team:
Conductor - George Jackson
Director - Oliver Platt
Designer - takis
Lighting Designer - Rory Beaton
Movement Director - Caitlin Fretwell-Walsh

Count Almaviva - Julien Van Mellaerts
Countess Almaviva - Nardus Williams
Susanna - Elizabeth Karani
Figaro - Ross Ramgobin
Cherubino - Samantha Price
Marcellina - Victoria Simmonds
Bartolo - James Cleverton
Basilio/Don Curzio - Daniel Norman
Barbarina - Claire Lees

OPERA IN SONG, Opera Holland Park

25-27 July 2021

Organiser and co-curator (with Dylan Perez) of 'Opera in Song' a series of three recitals reflecting the operatic season at Opera Holland Park.

25 July - Janaček and Dvorak - with Nicky Spence, Fleur Barron, Charlotte Badham, Charlotte Bowden, Isabelle Peters and Dylan Perez

26 July - Violetta and Tatyana - with Anush Hovhannisyan, Lauren Young, Ella O'Neill, Julien Van Mellaerts and Dylan Perez

27 July - The Marriage of Figaro in Song - with Louise Alder, Simon Lepper and Julien Van Mellaerts

RODELINDA, International Handel Festival, Göttingen

9-19 September 2021

Role and festival debut at Göttingen International Handel Festival. Garibaldo in Rodelinda. Laurence Cummings conducting a stellar cast. Performances from 9-19 September.

Anna Dennis
Christopher Lowrey
Thomas Cooley
Franziska Gottwald
Julien Van Mellaerts
Owen Willetts

MAHLER, Royaumont Festival, France

26 September 2021

As part of the reopening of the Mahler Library at the Royaumont Abbey, I will be singing alongside Thomas Hampson, performing Mahler songs with pianist, Juliette Journaux.

DICHTERLIEBE, Orchestra of St John's

9 & 24 October 2021

In a new orchestration of Schumann's Dichterliebe by John Lubbock. Performances at Oxford (24 Oct) and Dorchester Abbey (9 Oct).

ROBERTO DEVEREUX, Chelsea Opera Group, Cadogan Hall

31 October 2021

Role debut as Duke of Nottingham in Donizetti's Roberto Devereux. Chelsea Opera Group, Cadogan Hall, London, with Gary Matthewman conducting.

Helena Dix
Catherine Carby
Christopher Turner
Julien Van Mellaerts
James Platt