A firm favourite with audiences on both sides of the Atlantic, Heidi Stober’s professional training took place at the Houston Grand Opera and she holds degrees from Lawrence University and the New England Conservatory.
Since her critically acclaimed debut at Deutsche Oper Berlin in 2008 Heidi has cultivated a long-standing relationship with the company, appearing in a variety of leading roles including Pamina Die Zauberflöte, Micaëla Carmen, Donna Elvira Don Giovanni and Marguerite Faust. Heidi has an important relationship with San Francisco Opera where she has sung many roles including Norina Don Pasquale, Magnolia Showboat, Nannetta Falstaff, and Joanna Sweeney Todd. Heidi made her Metropolitan Opera debut in the 2011-2012 season as Gretel Hansel and Gretel, returning to the company in recent years again as Gretel and as Pamina and Oscar Un ballo in maschera. Other notable appearances include Cleopatra Giulio Cesare, Susanna Le nozze di Figaro and Atalanta Xerxes with Houston Grand Opera, Adina L’Elisir d'amore at the Wiener Staatsoper, title role Semele with Garsington Opera, title role Alcina at the Semperoper Dresden, Valencienne The Merry Widow at Lyric Opera of Chicago, La Folie Platée, Tigrane Radamisto and Sandrina La finta giardiniera at The Santa Fe Opera.
Highlights of the 2018-19 season include Heidi’s return to San Francisco Opera as Zdenka Arabella and Angelica Orlando, Dalinda Ariodante for Lyric Opera Chicago, her house debut for Dutch National Opera as Antigone Oedipe and performances at Deutsche Oper Berlin as Pamina Die Zauberflöte and Micaëla Carmen. On the concert platform Heidi will sing Stravinsky’s Cantata with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Esa-Pekka Salonen. Further ahead, Heidi returns to sing at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, San Francisco Opera and Garsington Opera.
You can see Heidi Stober in action at The Trusts Community Foundation Opera in Concert - Mozart's Don Giovanni on Friday 19 July.