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Katarina Giotas


Mezzo-soprano Katarina Giotas graduated from the University College of Opera in Stockholm in 2000 but had already made her debut in 1998 as Cherubino inthe Marriage of Figaro at Confidencen in Stockholm, a role she has since performed with great success at other venues such as the Folk Opera and the Göteborg Opera. At the Göteborg Opera, Katarina Giotas has sung the roles of Suzuki in an earlier production of Madame Butterfly, Fyodor in Boris Godunov and Amschel inK. Description of a Struggle, the dual roles of the Duchess of Osunaand Leocadia in Daniel Börtz’s operaGoya, the Third Lady inThe Magic Flutein 2009 and Judith inDuke Bluebeard's Castle in 2015.

Other notable roles include Suzuki in Madame Butterfly at Teatro di San Carlo in Napels, Don Ramiro in La finta giardiniera at the Royal Swedish Opera/Vasateatern, Lucilla in La Scala di Seta at the Malmö Opera, Carmen at Parkteatern in Stockholm, The Cunning Little Vixen as an animated film with the European Opera Centre, Fenena i Nabucco at the Wermland Opera, Lazuli in Chabrier's L’Étoile at Läckö Castle Opera, L’Opinion Publique/Cupidon in Orphée aux enfers and Phèdre in Hippolyte et Aricie at Folkoperan, the Third Lady in The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte) at the Royal Swedish Opera and Fadela in Daniel Börtz’s opera Svall. Katarina Giotas’ repertoire also includes Schönberg's Pierrot Lunaire, Queen Kristina in Daniel Börtz's opera Magnus Gabriel at the Läckö Castle Opera, Suzuki in Madame Butterfly at the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen, Amneris in Aida at Teatro Massimo in Palermo, Charlotte in Werther in Tartu, Estonia, Carmen at La Fenice in Venice and Octavian in The Knight of the Rose (Der Rosenkavalier) at Deutsches Nationaltheater in Weimar.