Rebecca Evans was born in South Wales and studied at Guildhall School of Music & Drama. She has performed lead roles for opera companies across Europe and America and recent highlights include the title role in Rodelinda for English National Opera, Marschallin Der Rosenkavalier for WNO and Alice Ford Falstaff in her debut for the Teatro Real in Madrid. She appears regularly in concert, at festivals such as BBC Proms, and performs with orchestras including the LSO, Hallé and Accademia Santa Cecilia. A Grammy Award winning artist, she has recorded prolifically with Sir Charles Mackerras and Sir John Eliot Gardiner. A Trustee of the Colwinston Charitable Trust and patron of several charities, among them Shelter Cymru, Tŷ Hapus and Music in Hospitals Wales. Rebecca was awarded a CBE in the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours.
Recent engagements: Rodelinda Rodelinda (English National Opera), Marschallin Der Rosenkavalier (Welsh National Opera) and Alice Ford Falstaff in her debut for the Teatro Real in Madrid.