Aoife will make her Linbury Studio, Royal Opera House debut on 9th October 2015, when she will play the lead role of Woman in Donnacha Dennehy’s new opera The Last Hotel, directed by Enda Walsh, conducted by André de Ridder.

Wigmore Hall International Song Competition. Aoife and pianist Will Vann are delighted to have reached the finals of the 2015 competition, held in September.

For the 2015/16 season, Aoife will make her debuts as Woman (The Last Hotel, ROH Linbury) Musetta, Zerlina (Cologne Opera House), Helena - A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Hyogo, Japan) and reprise the roles of Despina and Eliza Doolittle.

Recent highlights:

Pierrot Lunaire by Schoenberg with the HardRain Soloists Ensemble on tour throughout Ireland, April 2015.

Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady for the Royal Opera House Muscat, Oman February 2015.

Role of Harey in the German Premiere of Detlev Glanert’s opera Solaris for Opera Cologne November 2014.

Despina, Papagena, Valencienne, Servilia and Frasquita for Cologne Opera’s 2014/15 Season. September 2014- June 2015

July 2014: Soprano soloist for Aix-en-Provence’s world premiere of Trauernacht, directed by Katie Mitchell, conducted by Raphael Pichon.

Cecily (The Importance of Being Earnest by Gerald Barry), Northern Ireland Opera, October 2013 *Irish stage premiere*

Gilda (Rigoletto), Cologne Opera House, November 2013

Gretel (Hansel und Gretel), Cologne Opera House, December 2013

La Monnaie, Brussels January 2014 & Aix-en-Provence, June 2013: Thérèse in Les Mamelles de Tiresias. Directed by Ted Huffman, choreographed by Zack Winokur.

Soprano soloist with Camerata Ireland conducted by Barry Douglas. Mark-Anthony Turnage‘s At sixes and sevens. 3rd July 2013, Derry, UK *World Premiere*

Soprano soloist with the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland. The President’s concert in the presence of President Michael D. Higgins. 26th July 2013 at the National Concert Hall, Dublin