Angela Brun

Performer's Story

In November 2009 she competed as a finalist in the Herald Sun Aria Competition, the Audi German Opera Scholarship and was awarded 3rd place in the German-Australian Opera Grant. She was also awarded 1st Place in the under 25 yrs Aria Section and 3rd place in the Sutherland/Bonynge Scholarship at the MacDonalds Eisteddfod. In both 2008 and 2009 Angela was a semifinalist in the Australian National Singing Competition, receiving prizes in Italian Studies. Angela specialises in coloratura repertoire and has performed roles such as Adina from Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore, Zerline from Auber’s Fra Diavolo, Mme Silberklang from Mozart’s Der Schauspieldirektor, and Lisetta from Haydn’s La Vera Costanza. In 2010 she will understudy Mabel for Opera Australia’s Pirates of Penzance.