Adina Nitescu

Elisabetta Maria Stuarda

Soprano Adina Nitescu completed her studies in Bucharest with Georgeta Stoleriu and joined the Opera Studio of Bavarian State Opera, studying with Josef Loibl. Prizes include the Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition, 1991 and Pavarotti International Voice Competition, 1990. Roles include Marguérite Faust (Deutsche Oper Berlin); title role Manon Lescaut (Florence; Glyndebourne Festival); Micaëla Carmen (Amsterdam); title role Madam Butterfly (Toulon, France; Dallas Opera); title role Tosca (Paris Opéra National de la Bastille; Florence; Tokyo; Seoul; Deutsche Oper am Rhein, Dusseldorf; Opera Company of Philadelphia); title role Adriana Lecouvreur (Teatro Maggio Musicale Florence); title role Madam Butterfly (Opernhaus Zurich; Saito Kinen Festival, Japan); Nedda I pagliacci (Teatro La Fenice); Maddalena Coigny Andrea Chénier (Bregenz Festival; Opéra de Genève); Mimì La bohème; Donna Elvira Don Giovanni (Metropolitan Opera, New York). Future roles include Nedda I pagliacci (San Diego Opera).