(Worthing Christ Church, Barbados)
2019–20 Season: Susanna, The Marriage of Figaro
Hailing from Trinidad and Tobago, soprano Jeanine De Bique makes her San Francisco Opera debut as Susanna in the Company’s new production of The Marriage of Figaro. Recent highlights include the title role of Rodelinda at Opéra de Lille and the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, debuts at the Salzburg Festival as Annio in Peter Sellars’ new production of La Clemenza di Tito and at the BBC PROMS with the Chineke! Orchestra in works by Handel, concerts of La Clemenza di Tito in Paris, Geneva and Bremen with MusicAeterna, and reprising Annio at Dutch National Opera. Her credits include Consuelo in John Adams’ I Was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky at Rome’s Teatro dell'Opera, Sophie in Werther at Theater Basel, Juliette in Roméo et Juliette with the St. Petersburg Opera Florida, Clara in Porgy and Bess with the Royal Danish Opera and on tour with the Russian Philharmonic, and Musetta in La Bohème at Scottish Opera and Theater St Gallen.
On the concert stage, she recently performed Messiah with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Mahler's Symphony No. 4 with MusicAeterna in Munich, Milan and Budapest, and made her debut with Berlin’s Deutsches Symphonieorchester. Future plans include a return to Dutch National Opera as Aida in the world premiere of Micha Hamel’s Caruso in Cuba and her role debut as Donna Anna in Don Giovanni with Strasbourg’s Opera National du Rhin.