Diana Damrau

This season: The title role of Manon at the Met, Leïla in Les Pêcheurs de Perles at Vienna’s Theater an der Wien, the title role of Lucia di Lammermoor at La Scala and Munich’s Bavarian State Opera, Adina in L’Elisir d’Amore in Zurich, and the Countess in a concert performance of Le Nozze di Figaro in Baden-Baden.

Career highlights: Recent performances include the title role in Iain Bell’s A Harlot’s Progress at Vienna’s Theater an der Wien and Violetta at La Scala, the Paris Opera, and Covent Garden. She has also sung the title role of Donizetti’s Linda di Chamounix in Barcelona, Philine in Thomas’s Mignon in Geneva, and Lucia di Lammermoor at the Vienna State Opera and Deutsche Oper Berlin.