Charlotte Richardson


Student Information


Charlotte Richardson is currently studying at the Alexander Gibson Opera School under the tutelage of Helen Lawson. She is grateful for the support of the RCS Trust and the Margaret Kwint Scholarship.

She previously graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music, winning the Dame Eva Turner Prize For Potential Dramatic Sopranos and making her Wigmore Hall debut singing Mark-Anthony Turnage’s Harmonie du soir in 2018. Before her studies, Charlotte toured worldwide as a soloist for Riverdance choir Anúna.

Work Experience:

Operatic roles include The Female Chorus in Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia (RCS), Countess Almaviva in Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro (RCS), Eva in Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Fulham Opera), Mother in Humperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel (RNCM), Noémie in Massenet’s Cendrillon (RNCM) and La Baronne in Offenbach’s La Vie Parisienne (RNCM). Upcoming roles include Siegrune in Wagner’s Die Walküre (Edinburgh Players Opera Group) and Freia in Wagner’s Das Rheingold (as part of Regents Opera’s 2022-2024 Ring Cycle).