This weekend Christiane Karg
will make her US operatic debut at the Lyric Opera of Chicago
, performing the role of Susanna in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro
. Joining her on stage are Askonas Holt colleagues, Adam Plachetka
(as Figaro) who makes his house debut and Brindley Sherratt
(as Bartolo). The new production is directed by Barbara Gaines and the orchestra is led by Henrik Nánáse.
Christiane will return to the North America next year, making her US recital tour debut with Malcolm Martineau, which culminates at New York’s Carnegie Hall.