Later this year, Joanna joins Welsh National Opera for their production of Prokofiev’s War and Peace, directed by David Pountney and conducted by Tomáš Hanus. Performances begin in Cardiff in September, and tour throughout October and November to Birmingham, Oxford, Llandudno and Southampton.
Joanna has been chosen as one of the four finalists in the 41st MOCSA Young Welsh Singer of the Year competition. Hosted by the Morriston Orpheus Choir for the last four decades, previous winners include Bryn Terfel and Rebecca Evans. The finals will take place on 16 September 2017 in Swansea.
2016 has been a difficult year for the world in general – or perhaps it is just a year that has forcefully brought home to those of us lucky enough to live mostly without fear of safety, want or prejudice, that not everyone does. It feels like we might have gone backwards in some (important) …
Joanna begins a three week tour of L’Elisir d’amore with Opra Cymru today, directed by Patrick Young and conducted by Anthony Negus.