Lise returns to the title role of Richard Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos from 4 July, starring in Katie Mitchell’s new production at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence. Lise is a former artist of the Académie d’Aix-en-Provence and returns to lead a cast also including Sabine Devieilhe as Zerbinetta, Eric Cutler as Bacchus and Angela Brower as the Composer.
Lise sung the role in her debut at Glyndebourne Festival Opera last summer and also for her debut at Wiener Staatsoper earlier this season. Her other festival appearances this summer include Strauss’ Songs at the Edinburgh International Festival with the Oslo Philharmonic and Verdi Requiem at the BBC Proms.
Performances of Ariadne auf Naxos continue until 16 July.