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Danielle De Niese

 
Bio:
Danielle is an Australian-American lyric soprano. After success as a young child in singing competitions in Australia, she moved to the United States where she developed an operatic career. From 2005 she came to widespread public attention with her performances as Cleopatra in Giulio Cesare at ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Danielle is an Australian-American lyric soprano. After success as a young child in singing competitions in Australia, she moved to the United States where she developed an operatic career. From 2005 she came to widespread public attention with her performances as Cleopatra in Giulio Cesare at ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
2022
Clara
  [West End]
Concert Production at London Coliseum, 2019
Aldonza
Dulcinea
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1987
Woman Worker [Replacement]
Cosette (Understudy) [Replacement]
Eponine (Understudy) [Replacement]

Danielle De Niese Biography

Danielle is an Australian-American lyric soprano. After success as a young child in singing competitions in Australia, she moved to the United States where she developed an operatic career. From 2005 she came to widespread public attention with her performances as Cleopatra in Giulio Cesare at Glyndebourne, England.





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Pegasus Opera Company And Hagemann Rosenthal Associates Present THE SIX OF CALAIS & R Photo Pegasus Opera Company And Hagemann Rosenthal Associates Present THE SIX OF CALAIS & RUTH, Starting 21 April
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 18, 2023

Pegasus Opera Company and Hagemann Rosenthal Associates presents a double bill The Six of Calais & Ruth at Susie Sainsbury Theatre, Royal Academy of Music, London, NW1 5HT. The productions will be staged on Friday 21 April 7.30pm, Saturday 22 April 7.30pm, Sunday 23 April 2pm

Review: HANDEL'S MESSIAH: THE LIVE EXPERIENCE, Theatre Royal Drury Lane Photo Review: HANDEL'S MESSIAH: THE LIVE EXPERIENCE, Theatre Royal Drury Lane
by Franco Milazzo - Dec 7, 2022

Those who deride this particular vision of Handel’s masterpiece as being inauthentic should be locked in some stocks and pelted with facts.

Black Friday: Save up to 40% on IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE at the London Coliseum Photo Black Friday: Save up to 40% on IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE at the London Coliseum
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 29, 2022

Tickets from just £25 for It's A Wonderful Life at the London Coliseum

Review: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, London Coliseum Photo Review: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, London Coliseum
by Gary Naylor - Nov 27, 2022

Opera based on much loved 1946 film offers a vision of a town without music, without joy, without love and, in doing so, compels us to value what we have - a moral shared by everyone in the house, but not outside it.

Soprano Danielle de Niese Speaks Out Against ACE Opera Cuts Photo Soprano Danielle de Niese Speaks Out Against ACE Opera Cuts
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 15, 2022

Soprano Danielle de Niese has said that the Arts Council England cuts to English National Opera have been 'a huge blow', in an interview with the London Evening Standard.

Tickets from £32 for HANDEL'S MESSIAH at Theatre Royal Drury Lane Photo Tickets from £32 for HANDEL'S MESSIAH at Theatre Royal Drury Lane
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 4, 2022

Tickets from just £32 for Handel's Messiah, featuring internationally acclaimed soloists Danielle De Niese, Nicky Spence, Idunnu Münch and Cody Quattlebaum.

HANDEL'S MESSIAH Comes to Theatre Royal, Drury Lane Next Month Photo HANDEL'S MESSIAH Comes to Theatre Royal, Drury Lane Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2022

Designed specifically to appeal to both lovers of classical music, and those who are new to the artform, Handel's Messiah: The Live Experience at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, on 6 Dec 2022 will launch a new style classical music concert experience. This first work is centred on one of the most famous works ever written and the most chosen piece of music ever on Desert Island Discs - Handel's Messiah.

Giles Terera in OTHELLO Leads Our Top Ten Shows for November Photo Giles Terera in OTHELLO Leads Our Top Ten Shows for November
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 1, 2022

From Giles Terera as Othello at the National Theatre, to Daniel Craig as James Bond at the Royal Albert Hall, November has some real theatrical treats in store. There's also the first of the festive offerings, with a new opera at the London Coliseum based on a classic Christmas film and a much-loved revival of a Dickens' classic at The Old Vic.

The ENO Presents The UK Premiere & Operatic Adaptation of IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE Photo The ENO Presents The UK Premiere & Operatic Adaptation of IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE
by Stephi Wild - Oct 31, 2022

This November, opening the festive season at the London Coliseum, the English National Opera (ENO) presents the highly anticipated UK premiere of It's a Wonderful Life. Composed by Jake Heggie in 2016 with the libretto by Gene Scheer, this is an operatic adaptation of the 1946 Frank Capra Christmas classic film, sung in English.

Review: LA BOHÈME, Royal Opera House Photo Review: LA BOHÈME, Royal Opera House
by Michael Higgs - Oct 15, 2022

Focusing on uncontroversial flamboyance, Richard Jones’s revival of his 2017 production of La bohème is a visual spectacle with plenty to please the eye.

Danielle De Niese Videos

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 Videoplay
VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

VIDEO: Danielle de Niese Performs 'Musetta's Waltz' in Royal Opera House's LA BOHEME Videoplay
VIDEO: Danielle de Niese Performs 'Musetta's Waltz' in Royal Opera House's LA BOHEME

by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2021

Puccini’s opera of passion, friendship and heartbreak is one of the best-loved operas worldwide. Richard Jones’s recent production for The Royal Opera, adapted to accommodate safety regulations, perfectly captures the vulnerability of youth amid the harshness and glamour of a big city.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Royal Opera's LA BOHÈME from 25 June 2021 Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Royal Opera's LA BOHÈME from 25 June 2021

by Alan Henry - Jun 24, 2021

Puccini's opera of passion, friendship and heartbreak – one of the best-loved operas worldwide – featuring Anna Princeva, Joshua Guerrero and Danielle de Niese.

VIDEO: Get Vocal Tips for Opera Singers From Danielle de Niese at The Royal Opera Hou Videoplay
VIDEO: Get Vocal Tips for Opera Singers From Danielle de Niese at The Royal Opera House

by Alan Henry - Jun 24, 2021

Australian-American soprano Danielle de Niese leads a masterclass with three artists of the National Opera Studio – Judith Le Breuilly, Thomas Hopkinson and Monica McGhee – exploring repertoire by Mozart, Rossini, Strauss, Verdi and Massenet.

Video Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivi Videoplay
Video Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivier Awards

by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

Last weekend, the Olivier Awards were presented! Among performances included all of the musicals nominated in the Mastercard Best New Musical and Magic Radio Best Musical Revival categories: Caroline, Or Change; Come From Away; Company; Fun Home; The King And I; Six; and Tina - The Tina Turner Musical.

VIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting R Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Patti LuPone accepting her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical! Check out the video below!

VIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, C Videoplay
VIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, COMPANY and More!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at performances from inside the Olivier Awards - featuring the casts of Come From Away, Fun Home, The Kind and I, and more!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Danielle de Niese and More in Lyric Opera of Chicago's BEL CANTO
by Stage Tube - Dec 29, 2015

Ann Patchett's best-selling novel Bel Canto took the literary world by storm. Now, in a new work curated by Lyric's creative consultant, Renée Fleming, this riveting story inspired by a real-life event becomes a powerful opera. Check out a sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind-the-Scenes with Bass-Baritone Luca Pisaroni in THE ENCHANTED ISLAND
by Stage Tube - Feb 28, 2014

The Baroque pastiche The Enchanted Island, a hit when it premiered at the Met in 2011, returns for its first revival on February 26. New cast members Susan Graham (Sycorax) and Andriana Chuchman (Miranda) join many of the principal singers who appeared in the work's world premiere: David Daniels as Prospero, Plácido Domingo as Neptune, Danielle de Niese as Ariel, Anthony Roth Costanzo as Ferdinand, and Luca Pisaroni as Caliban. The four mismatched Athenian lovers will be sung by Elizabeth DeShong, who sang Hermia in the world premiere, joined by new cast members Janai Brugger (Helena), Andrew Stenson (Demetrius), and Nicholas Pallesen (Lysander) completing the quartet of Athenian lovers. In the video below, watch acclaimed bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni transform before your very eyes!

VIDEO: BWW Exclusive Premiere - Nathan Gunn Performs John Denver's 'Calypso'
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 6, 2013

BWW brings you exclusive footage of renowned baritone & Broadway star Nathan Gunn recording his contribution for the project, a stunning new interpretation of 'Calypso'.


Danielle De Niese Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Danielle De Niese been in?
Danielle De Niese has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Danielle De Niese been in?
Danielle De Niese has appeared on London's West End in 3 shows.

What was Danielle De Niese's first West End show?
Danielle De Niese's first West End show was Man of La Mancha which opened in 2019

What is Danielle De Niese next theatre project?
Danielle De Niese's next show will be It's a Wonderful Life - English National Opera which opens on 11/25/2022 on West End.