Marilena Striftombola

Marilena Striftombola

Coloratura Soprano

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2017Mozart: Cosi fan tutteFiordiligi
2017Verdi: RigolettoGilda
2017Rossini: Il Barbiere di SivigliaRosina
2014Puccini: Gianni SchicchiLauretta


Born in Athens/Greece. She began her studies in singing with the soprano Martha Arapis and gained her Singing Diploma from the ''Conservatory of classical and contemporary music'' with the highest honors and first prize. She has participated in master classes with renowned professors and artists such as: Marlis Petersen, Cheryl Studer and Dimitri Kavrakos.She collaborates with the Greek National Opera since 2013. She has participated at the production “Beware! The prince is messy”, a comic opera by Nikos Kypourgos. She has also appeared as third apparition in Verdi’s “Macbeth” conducted by Myron Michailidis and presented at the Athens Concert Hall. At the same Hall, she performed the role of “Delcharo’’ in Koumendaki's opera ‘‘The Murderess’’ under the baton of Vassilis Christopoulos. She has appeared in many concerts and Opera Galas given in Greece (Athens, Ioannina, Paros, Syros) and in Germany (Berlin, Wittenberg, Wörlitz, Bayreuth) and she has participated at the “Festival junger Künstler Bayreuth” (Germany) performing arias from the roles “Rosina” (Il barbiere di Siviglia), “Gilda” (Rigoletto), “Violetta” (La Traviata), “Juliette” (Roméo et Juliette), “Ophelie” (Hamlet).In July 2014 she performed the role of “Lauretta” in Puccini’s “Gianni Schicchi” which was presented at the “Apollo Theater” (Syros island) during the “Festival of the Aegean”. She also perfomed the role of “Prima Ancella” in Cherubini’s “Medea” under the baton of Peter Tiboris at the same Festival.

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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Mozart: Cosi fan tutte Fiordiligi Immediately 2017
Verdi: Rigoletto Gilda No 2017
Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia Rosina No 2017
Puccini: Gianni Schicchi Lauretta Immediately International Festival Of The Aegean 2014