Alice Privett


Alice Privett completed her undergraduate studies at the Guildhall School of Music and the opera course at the Royal Academy of Music. Operatic experience includes Ginevra/Ariodante (RAO); Nerone/L'incoronazione di Poppea (Aldeburgh Festival); Gretel/Hänsel und Gretel (West Green Opera); Giulietta/I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Pop up Opera); Susanna/Le nozze di Figaro (Kilden Theatre, Norway); Mimi/La bohème (Opera Holland Park as a Christine Collins Young Artist); Simplicius (cover)/Simplicissius Simplicissimus (Independent Opera); Bianca and cover Magda/La rondine for Opera Holland Park; Sandrina/La finta giardiniera (Ryedale Festival); and title role/Rodelinda (Cambridge Handel Opera). She has extensive concert experience which includes performances at Kings Place (2014, Berg and Schoenberg lieder), the Amersham Festival (2015, Mozart concert arias and 2016, Vier Letzte Lieder), recitals as part of the London Handel Festival, a performance of Birtwistle song as part of the BBC Proms on Radio 3, and Pierrot Lunaire at the Oxford Lieder Festival.

In 2015 she was a finalist in both the London Handel Competition and the Kathleen Ferrier Competition. She was awarded both the Helen Clarke Award (2013), and the Leonard Ingrams Award (2015) by Garsington Opera. She is generously supported by Opera Prelude.

Previously for Longborough: Echo/Ariadne auf Naxos (2018), Romilda/Xerxes (2015), Papagena/The Magic Flute (2012), Poppea/L'incoronazione di Poppea (2008)