Winning top prizes at both the Francisco Vinas International Singing Competition at the Liceu, Barcelona and the Monuisko International Vocal Competition, Warsaw, Anna Patalong is fast gaining a reputation across Europe for her "warm and smooth-toned soprano" (Telegraph).
This season Anna makes her debut at the Opera de Rouen, in the role of Mimi, La Boheme with an outstanding international cast. She will also sing the role of Donna Anna, Don Giovanni at the Tobacco Factory, Bristol. Recent highlights include Anna's debut with the Opera National de Paris, performing the role of Brigitta in a new production of Tchaikovsky's Iolanta by Dmitri Tcherniakov, a role debut as Liu in Calixto Bieto's radical interpretation of Turandot with Northern Ireland Opera, a return to the Theater Lubeck and Opera Holland Park for performances of Mimi, La Boheme together with her debut at the Ruhrtriennale Festival as Woglinde, Das Rheingold in a new production by Johan Simons, conducted by Teodor Currentzis.
Anna made her Royal Opera House debut in 2013 as a Blumenmadchen in Stephen Langridge's critically acclaimed produciton of Parsifal, conducted by Sir Antonio Pappano. She returned the following season to cover the lead role of Roxana, Krol Roger. Anna has recently performed with Opera de Limoges as Annchen, Der Freischutz, whilst in the UK she has won high praise for her interpretations of Lauretta in Gianni Schicchi and the title role of Suor Angelica at Opera Holland Park, Terinka in Dvorak's The Jakobin and Serpetta, La Finta Giardiniera at Buxton Festival Opera and Pamina, The Magic Flute with English Touring Opera.
She has sung in concert across Europe as well as many venues at home, such as the Royal Albert Hall, Wigmore Hall, Crush Room, QEH. Anna trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama during which time she recieved numerous awards and scholarships.