Company Profiles

Read profiles of people throughout the Company, from singers and directors to graphic designers and painters.



Assistant Director, Il trovatore: Rosie Purdie


Assistant to the Orchestra and Concerts Director: Rona Chisholm


Assistant Production Manager: Amy Burkitt-Harrington


Chorus Master: Oliver Rundell


Chorus member: Kathryn Hannah


Company Stage Manager, Opera Highlights: Robert Coupe


Conductor, The Flying Dutchman: Francesco Corti


Conductor, RigolettoTobias Ringborg


Designer, The Devil Inside: Samal Blak


Director, Connect Company: Christopher Gray

Director, Così fan tutte: Lissa Lorenzo

Director, Inés de Castro: Olivia Fuchs


Director & Designer, IntermezzoWolfgang Quetes and Manfred Kaderk


Director of Fundraising & Sponsorship: Kirsten Howie


Education Manager: Audrey Blake


Emerging Artist, Laura Margaret Smith


Graphic Designer: Fiona Gauld


Heritage Engagement Officer Sarah Christie


Manager, The Friends of Scottish Opera: Anne Higgins


Marketing Manager: Catriona Downie


Music Director/pianist, Opera Highlights: Ruth Wilkinson


Patron's Manager: Carole Gallen


Press Manager: Kerryn Hurley


Percussionist, KidO: Stuart Semple

roduction Manager, Anamchara - Songs of Friendship: David Sneddon


Programme Editor: Ian Brooke


Set and Costume Designer, Così fan tutte: Robbie Sinnott


Singer, Italian Girl in Algiers: Karen Cargill


Singer, Opera Highlights: Louise Collett


Singer, BabyO: Alan McKenzie


Singer, Orlando: Tim Mead 


Singer, The Marriage of Figaro: Thomas Oliemans


Singer, Carmen: Nicholas Ransley


Singer, Opera Highlights: Miranda Sinani


Singer, Opera Highlights: Robert Tucker


Singer, Intermezzo: Nicky Spence


Singer, The Seven Deadly Sins: Damian Thantrey


Singer, Orpheus in the Underworld: Nicholas Sharratt


Singer, The Barber of Seville: Claire Booth


Singer, The Rake's Progress: Steven Page


Singer, Tosca: Robert Poulton


Singer, Tosca and SensoryO: Phil Gault


Singer, Rodelinda: Reno Troilus


Singer, Don Giovanni: Jacques Imbrailo


Singer, Turandot: Ryland Davies


Singer, Madama Butterfly: Anne Sophie Duprels

Singer, Macbeth: Catrin Aur


Singer, Macbeth and Mister MacNeep has lost his Sheep!: Marie Claire Breen


Singer, Opera Highlights 2016: Anthony Flaum


Singer, Opera Highlights 2016: Filipa van Eck


Singer, Orfeo ed Euridice: Caitlin Hulcup


Singer, Orfeo ed Euridice: Lucy Hall


Singer, Il trovatore: Gwyn Hughes Jones


Staff Producer:  Dafydd Burne-Jones


Stage Manager: John Duncan


Stage Manager, Rodelinda: Alice Horsey

Touring Manager: Caroline Campbell