Stephanie Waldron is a British-Filipino Soprano currently studying on the MA Advanced Opera Performance course with the David Seligman Opera School at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, under the tutelage of Anne Mason. She recently graduated with an MMus in Music Performance (Voice) from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and previously graduated with a BMus Hons in Music from King’s College London.
In June, Stephanie covered the role of Kitty in the Welsh National Opera production of Jake Heggie’s Dead Man Walking, conducted by Karen Kamensek, and performed the role of the Nurse and as part of the chorus. Past operatic performances include the role of A in a premiere of the new opera Cross the Door by Hardy, Pallotto and Radomska for the Atmospheres Festival at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. She also covered the role of Emmie in the David Seligman Opera School production of Albert Herring. Opera excerpt performances include the roles of Gretel (Hänsel und Gretel), Lucia (The Rape of Lucretia), Despina (Cosi Fan Tutte) and 2nd Spirit (Die Zauberflöte).
Stephanie also enjoys oratorio, recital and masterclass performances where repertoire has included Schumann’s Frauenliebe und Leben and Faure’s Trois Melodies, Op. 7. Most recently she had the opportunity to work in a masterclass with soprano Aylish Tynan and was accepted to work for two-weeks with Claudia Visca at the Mozarteum Internationale Sommerakademie.
Stephanie’s studies are generously supported by scholarships from RWCMD and private donors. She looks forward to exciting events in the future so please check back here for more details!