About us

Sofie Asplund

Soprano from Åland who graduated from the University College of Opera in Stockholm in spring 2013. The year after she sang the role of Susanne in Le nozze di Figaro at The Göteborg Opera, followed by Greta in Hänsel und Gretel, Gilda in Rigoletto as well as First maid in a concert version of Strauss´Daphne, a role she also sung at the opera in Basel. Asplund has also sung Maria in West Side Story at The Göteborg Opera (2011).

Other roles include Sophie in Der Rosenkavalier, Titania in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Carolina in Il matrimonio segreto, The Vixen in The Cunning Little Vixen, Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro, Lydia in Pride and Prejudice on stages such as Malmö Opera, Drottningholm Palace Theatre, The Royal Opera, Läckö Castle and Vadstena Academy.

In 2013, Asplund received both Anders Wall-scholarship and the Birgit Nilsson scholarship. She has also received scholarships from The Royal Academy of Music and The Friends of Drottningholm Palace Theatre. Asplund sung the role of Christine Daaé in The Phantom of The Opera at The National Theatre of Finland (2015-2016).

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Christina Nilssons Gata, 411 04 Göteborg
Telephone (switch) 031–10 80 00
Ticket office & Restaurant 031–13 13 00

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