Iréne Theorin, a celebrated dramatic soprano of today particularly associated with the German dramatic repertoire, is a regular guest at opera houses and concert venues across the world. 2016-2017 sees Theorin making a her role debut as Dyer’s wife in Die Frau ohne Schatten at Staatsoper Berlin. As Brünnhilde she can be heard in Die Walküre at the New National Theatre Tokyo and Oper Leipzig and in The Ring Cycle in Budapest, and at the Macerata Opera Festival she will sing Turandot.
On the concert platform she makes appearances in China with Four Last Songs; in Budapest and Los Angeles Philharmonic with Wagner concerts and both a Strauss concert and Lied recital at Stockholm Concert Hall. Recent engagements include Brünnhilde in The Ring Cycle, Isolde in Tristan und Isolde, Turandot and Santuzza in Cavalleria Rusticana on stages such as La Scala, Metropolitan Opera, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, The Bayreuth Festival, Washington National Opera, Gran Teatre del Liceu, Berliner Staatsoper, Théâtre de la Monnaie, Wiener Staatsoper, Vlaamse Opera, The Royal Danish Theatre, The Mikhailovsky Theatre, San Francisco Opera, Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, Bayerische Staatsoper, Arena di Verona and opera houses in Essen, Tel Aviv, Guangzhou and Dresden. At Salzburg Festival, Bayerische Staatsoper and Opéra de Paris she has sung the title role of Elektra.