Simone returns to the Canadian Opera Company
Simone to star in the Canadian Opera Company's 50th Anniversary new production of Harry Somers’ Louis Riel as Marguerite Riel! This production helps mark the 150th anniversary of Canada's Confederation, and will travel to the National Arts Centre in Ottawa for further performances.
Die Zauberflöte - Pacific Opera Victoria
Simone to debut at Pacific Opera Victoria as Pamina in Die Zauberflöte!
Simone returns to Vancouver Opera for Verdi's Rigoletto
Simone is thrilled to be back in her hometown to sing the famous Verdi heroine, Gilda, after critically acclaimed performances of Pamina (Die Zauberflöte) and Juliette (Roméo et Juliette) in recent seasons. For more information on Rigoletto as well as ticket information please follow the link below.
Joan of Arc - New York Philharmonic
Joan of Arc is a triumph! Simone recently made her New York Philharmonic debut to rave reviews! This unique production also featured the acclaimed actress Marion Cotillard. The New York Time’s called Simone’s performance “A Stand out of the Soloists…” The Guardian calls the production “Greatly assisted by the fine singing of Simone Osborne…” NY Classical Review said “Simone Osborne stood out as Ste. Marguerite, her clear, chirping voice sounding angelic, indeed.” For more information on Joan of Arc follow the link below to the New York times review.
34th Belvedere International Competition for singers
Simone recently competed in the final round of the 34th International Competition for Singers held this year in Amsterdam (Netherlands). This prestigious competition is held each year and features entries of over 1300 singers world wide. Simone finished in the the final round of 15, and was the sole representative for Canada in the finals. Follow the link below to see the results and view more information on the competition.
Simone Osborne makes triumphant role debut as Lucia
Simone recently made her role debut as Lucia in Donizetti’s masterpiece, Lucia di Lammermoor with Edmonton Opera in April. Her portrayal of the role in this production has won her acclaim across Canada. Praised by the Edmonton Journal, “So don’t miss it. Then sometime in the future, when you go and hear Osborne starring at the height of what promises to be a stellar career, you will be able to turn to the person sitting beside you and say, “You know, I saw her sing her first Lucia.” For more information on this review, and further information on the production, please follow the link below.