RETURNAnna Agathonos

Anna Agathonos

Soloist, Mezzo-soprano
Greek mezzo-soprano, she studied at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna, and has been a member of CNIPAL Opera Studio in Marseille. She worked at the Musiktheater im Revier (Gelsenkirchen, 2001-2010), where she built up an extensive repertoire, at first singing roles for lyric mezzo-soprano and specialising in the bel canto repertoire. Within the years she developed into a dramatic mezzo-soprano singing among others Amneris (Aida), Azucena (Il trovatore), Ulrica (Un ballo in maschera), Dalila (Samson et Dalila), Carmen, Cassandre (Les Troyens), Ježibaba (Rusalka), Ortrud (Lohengrin), Madame Flora (The Medium), Old lady (Candide), Witch (Hänsel und Gretel), Baba the Turk (The Rake’s Progress). She has performed in numerous European opera theatres (Hannover, Nuremberg, Bonn, Oldenburg, Erfurt, Pforzheim, Klagenfurt, Marseille, Avignon, Rouen) and in festivals (Aix-en-Provence, Rossini Opera Festival – Pesaro, Oper Burg Gars). In Greece she has cooperated with the GNO (Il barbiere di Siviglia, La sonnambula, Faust), as well as with the Thessaloniki State Orchestra (Verdi’s Requiem, Beethoven’s 9th Symphony). Since 2020/21 she is a member of the State Theatre at Gärtnerplatz in Munich.// Last update of the biography: February 2023 - The list of the productions below is complete.