Mimi Doulton


Mimi Doulton is a soprano of British-Pakistani origin, with a particular interest in contemporary opera and song. She is a Young Artist with Park Lane Group, Opera Prelude and Longborough Festival Opera, and was previously a Leeds Lieder Young Artist (2019), and a Fondation Royaumont scholar (2017).

Recent engagements include cover Jerusha Cramer in Gerald Barry's The Intelligence Park for the Royal Opera/Music Theatre Wales; creating the role of Mary in Wake with Birmingham Opera Company; and a UK tour as Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance with Merry Opera Company. She has developed and performed new works with Tête a Tête, the Royal Opera, Wigmore Hall, Fondation Royaumont, Mahogany Opera Group and Snape Maltings.

Her 2019/20 season includes debuts in the roles of Jano in Jenufa, Lucia in The Rape of Lucretia, and Ilia in Idomeneo. Mimi will also make her Southbank Centre Purcell Room debut as a Park Lane Group Young Artist.

She graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with distinction in 2018, having previously read Music and Languages at King's College London.

Longborough debut: Hen & Pepík/The Cunning Little Vixen (2021)