Hilary Summers

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“Then there was the extraordinary Hilary Summers whose showing as Jocasta negotiated the near-impossible register switches and freakish excitement of her big number with great aplomb and clever musicianship.“
Edward Seckerson
The Arts Desk

Hilary Summers
photo by Claire Newman Williams

 

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Artist Manager
Nicki Wenham


Assistant Artist Manager
Rebeccah Considine

Recent and future highlights

    
  • Gerald Barry Miss Prism The Importance of Being Earnest - Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Britten Sinfonia - Tim Murray; New York Philharmonic - Ilan Volkov
  • Gerald Barry White Queen Alice's Adventures Under Ground - Los Angeles Philharmonic - Thomas Adès
  • Handel Messiah - The King’s Consort (tour to Spain, Germany and France)
  • Ginastera Diana Orsini Bomarzo - Teatro Real Madrid
  • Vivaldi Ozias Juditha Triumphans - Theater an der Wein
  • Stravinsky Mother Goose The Rake's Progress - Festival International d'Art Lyrique et de Musique Aix-en-Provence - Daniel Harding
  • Pierre Boulez Le visage nuptial - ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien - Cornelius Meister - Wiener Konzerthaus
  • Debut appearance at Teatro alla Scala, Milan