Jurgita Adamonytė is currently on tour singing Hänsel in the WNO production of Hänsel und Gretel. Later this season she will make her role debut as Mélisande in David Pountney’s new production of Debussy’s PELLÉAS ET MÉLISANDE.
Mezzo-soprano Jurgita Adamonytė was born in Lithuania and graduated with a Master of Music diploma from the Lithuanian Academy of Music. She continued her studies at the Koninklijk Conservatorium, Den Haag, the Royal Academy of Music, London and the Cardiff International Academy of Voice.
Career highlights to date have included Dorabella COSI, Cherubino NOZZE DI FIGARO and Dunjasha THE TSAR’S BRIDE all at the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, Cherubino at Salzburg Festival, Idamante IDOMENEO at Teatro Colon, Buenos Aires and Fox CUNNING LITTLE VIXEN for Opéra de Lille.