Judith Fa © Fabrice Robin

Judith Fa

Soprano

Judith Fa began her musical career at the Maîtrise de Radio France. She then went on to perfect her skills at the Amsterdam Conservatory and joined the Dutch National Opera Academy – DNOA. She is currently working with Elène Golgevit.

In 2018, she was Eurydice in the creation Orfeo & Majnun, at La Monnaie / De Munt and at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, a production for which she received many rave reviews, including in Le Monde, which called her « a stratospheric soprano » and in Télérama: « exuberant vocality, perched in the high notes, of Eurydice, the solar Judith Fa. »

Recently, she sang the title role in Cavalli’s Erismena, directed by Jean Bellorini and conducted by Leonardo Garcia Alarcon at the Grand Théâtre du Luxembourg, and the role of Susanna in The Marriage of Figaro at the Opéra de Massy, Eurydice in Une Petite Balade aux enfers at the Opéra-Comique, directed by Valérie Lesort, Eurydice in Orfeo & Majnun at the Wiener Konzerthaus in Vienna, Noémie in Massenet’s Cendrillon at the Opéra National de Lorraine.

She regularly performs in recital (Palazzetto Bru Zane in Venice, Opéra-Comique, Opéra National de Lorraine).

Her scenic and musical qualities have led her to perform in a wide variety of repertoires: contemporary works such as Les Contes de la lune vague après la pluiedirected by Vincent Huguet at the Opéra-Comique, En Silence by Alexandre Desplat on tour in Japan, the role of Antigone in Hémon by Zad Moultaka, directed by Bassem Akiki at the Opéra National du Rhin, and the role of Maria in West Side Story. She also created the Cabaret Horrifique at the Opéra-Comique with Valérie Lesort and Lionel Peintre.

Recently, she took over the role of Caecilia in the show Trois femmes, directed by Vincent Huguet with the ensemble Correspondances, and sang the second niece in Peter Grimes at the Avignon Opera, Frasquita in Carmen at the Opéra National du Rhin, Emma in Là-haut by Maurice Yvain with the Frivolités parisiennes at the Théâtre de l’Athénée… She also gave Bernstein concerts at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris.

This season, she sings the role of Audrey in Little shop of horrors, directed by Maxime Pascal and staged by Valérie Lesort and Christian Hecq at the Opéra-Comique and at the Opéra de Dijon and gives concerts under the direction of Raphaël Pichon. She also took over Valérie Lesort’s Petite balade aux enfers at the Opéra de Tours.

Updated on 20 october 2022

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