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Sarah Pring



Sarah Pring in action.
Sarah Pring in La traviata, The Royal Opera © ROH/Catherine Ashmore, 2010

In the 2013/14 Season Sarah Pring sings Annina (La traviata) for The Royal Opera. She previously sang the role for the Company during the 2008/9, 2009/10 and 2011/12 Seasons and appears on the Opus Arte DVD of the production. Her other roles with The Royal Opera have included Lisa (Cyrano de Bergerac), Berta (Il barbiere di Siviglia), Madame Larina (Eugene Onegin) and Wellgunde (Götterdämmerung). She also sang Mrs Grantham (Ludd and Isis) for the Royal Opera House's Learning and Participation Department.

Pring studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and at the National Opera Studio. She began her professional career at Glyndebourne, where her most recent roles include Innkeeper's Wife (The Cunning Little Vixen). She has performed for companies including English National Opera, Grange Park Opera, Opera Holland Park, Opera North and Welsh National Opera, in repertory including Alisa (Lucia di Lammermoor), La Marquise de Berkenfeld (La Fille du régiment), Mrs Alexander (Satyagraha), Marthe Schwertlein (Faust), Mother (Hänsel und Gretel), Mamma Lucia (Cavalleria rusticana), Marcellina (Le nozze di Figaro) and Mary (Der fliegende Holländer).

Pring has sung in concert at venues including the Royal Festival Hall, the Purcell Room and St John’s Smith Square. She is a professor of singing at the Birmingham Conservatoire and at the GSMD.