Nicole Wallace

nicoleNicole Wallace has studied voice with Joan Arnold, Rosamund Illing and, currently studies with Gary May.

She first appeared in the role of Johanna in SWEENEY TODD for CLK THEATRE INC  in 2003, then performed the role of Yum Yum in THE MIKADO for DICKSON ENTERTAINMENT in 2006.

She sang the role of Micaela in CARMEN for BARBIRRA THEATRE in 2007 and for LYRIC OPERA OF MELBOURNE during 2008, she covered the lead role of Dido in DIDO & AENEAS and sang Suzanna in THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO for MELBOURNE OPERA.

Nicole Wallace was engaged by OPERA AUSTRALIA to appear in two consecutive years of its schools touring productions, singing the role of Aunty Bartola in THE BARBER OF SEVILLE during 2007 and the lead soprano role of Cinderella in CINDERELLA & CLORINDA in 2008.

Her other stage roles have included Nellie Forbush in SOUTH PACIFIC for NOVA THEATRE, Minnie Fay in HELLO DOLLY for ALTONA THEATRE, Emma in SONG & DANCE for CATCHMENT PLAYERS and Anna in THE KING & I for LEADING DRAMATIC SOCIETY.

She has an extensive experience on the concert stage, having been engaged as soprano soloist for performances of the Fauré REQUIEM by OUR LADY OF THE PINES SINGERS in 2007, for the JS Bach MAGNIFICAT and EASTER ORATORIO by ROYAL MELBOURNE PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY, for Haydn’s MISSA BREVIS IN F and Dvorak’s MASS IN D MAJOR by MONASH CHORALE and most recently, for Haydn’s CREATION by CAMBERWELL CHORALE in 2010.

Nicole Wallace has also been engaged as a soloist for the LORD MAYOR’S CHARITABLE TRUST LUNCHEON at MELBOURNE TOWN HALL in 2008, for concerts arranged by MORE THAN OPERA, by OPERA VIVENTE and the ROBERT STOLZ SOCIETY.  She has appeared as soloist for the LA NUIT DE L’OPERA AU CIRQUE BALL at CROWN PALLADIUM BALLROOM in Melbourne, at the RED BALL.

During 2010, she sang the role of Yvette in MELBOURNE CITY OPERA‘s season of Puccini’s LA RONDINE.

She also appeared as soprano soloist in a series of gala opera concerts in China during late-2010

During 2011, she appeared as Susanna in MELBOURNE LYRIC OPERA’s season of LA VERBENA DE LA PALOMA and made appearances as guest soloist with the AUSTRALIAN POPS ORCHESTRA.

She appeared in  the role of Frasquita in MELBOURNE OPERA’s 2011 season of CARMEN, performances of which she continued during 2012.

Also during 2012, she was engaged as soloist in a gala Mozart concert in the ROYAL BOTANICAL GARDENS for MELBOURNE OPERA, was guest soprano soloist at the MELBOURNE FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL gala ball and was invited to sing the National Anthem for the 2012 AUSTRALIA DAY BREAKFAST at GOVERNMENT HOUSE, Melbourne.

Nicole Wallace appeared in OPERA AUSTRALIA’s 2012 Melbourne season of THE MERRY WIDOW, playing the role of Dodo, one of The Grisettes and, during the same year, sang Despina in MELBOURNE OPERA’s season of COSI FAN TUTTI, performances which she continued to give in the company’s touring season in 2013.

2013 also included a further concert tour of China, for some twenty performances of CARMEN excerpts and operatic highlights.

2016 included opera concerts with the MAROONDAH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA in Melbourne and a season of David Kram’s BRUNHILDE SAVES THE WORLD for OPERA AUSTRALIA, singing excerpts from various soprano roles of Wagner’s RING CYCLE operas.

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