Biography

 

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Beatrice Orler was born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden. She made her stage debut at the age of six, playing the part of Lisabet in Madicken at Göta Lejon in Stockholm and continued to take part in several productions and tours. Her musical education started at the Adolf Fredrik Music School, where she was also a part of the Adolf Fredrik Girls Choir. Beatrice went on to study at the Music Conservatoire in Strasbourg, France, with Marie-Madeleine Koebelé as her voice teacher, followed by studies at the Stockholm Musikgymnasium, where she was awarded the Marianne Hillerudh Scholarship her final year.

After the Stockholm Musikgymnasium, Beatrice got accepted to the Stockholm Operastudio, where she graduated in 2009. During her studies at the Stockholm Operastudio, Beatrice performed the parts of Hänsel in Humperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel, Amastre in Händel’s Xerxes, Poppea in Monteverdi’s L’Incoronazione di Poppea, Orpheus in Gluck’s Orpheus & Eurydice and Clara in Pasatieri’s Signor Deluso. She was also one of the students portrayed in the radio show “Såpoperastudion”, which aired on Swedish Radio’s channel P2. For her examination she got two major roles to perform; Tatyana in Tchaikovsky’s Eugen Onegin and Paride in Gluck’s Paride ed Elena. Both for which she was highly praised.

From 2010 to 2013, Beatrice studied at the University College of Opera in Stockholm. She performed scenes from Cenerentola (as Angelina, Rossini), La Clemenza di Tito (Annio, Mozart), Die Zauberflöte (Third Lady, Mozart), The rape of Lucretia (Lucretia, Britten), Hänsel und Gretel (Hänsel, Humperdinck) and also major scenes from Carmen (Carmen, Bizet). While a student at the Opera School, Beatrice was part of the production of Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti at the Royal Swedish Opera, where she sang as a Trio Member as well as covered the lead role of Dinah.

In the summer of 2013, Beatrice sang the part of Flosshilde in Wagner’s Das Rheingold with the Dalhalla Opera (the final show was aired live throughout the world). The same summer, a new opera, ”Between a rock and a hard place” by Philip Miller, had its world premiere with the Cape Town Opera, South Africa. Beatrice performed the role of the Registrar, a role which was specifically written for her. The season of 2013/2014 she was engaged at the Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm singing the role of Caterina in Peter Shaffer’s Amadeus. She was also the singing voice of the title role in the play Gertrude. She also reprised the role of trio member in Trouble in Tahiti with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and conductor Kent Nagano in 2014.

Among her recent engagements is the title role of Carmen with the Skånska Opera. The production was incredibly successful and went on for 23 sold out performances in Sweden. The show was also performed at the Copenhagen Opera Festival. In the summer of 2016 she took part in the Canadian Vocal Arts Institut in Montréal and their intensive young artists program.