What a successful start to the Cosi Fan Tutte season. Shakira was joined by Anush Avetisyan (Fiordiligi), Yara Zeitoun (Despina), Jose Sacin (Don Alfonso), Arshak Kuzikyan (Gugliemo) and Shaun Lee (Ferrando). This performance was conducted by Greg Buchalter and directed by Jack Livigni.
In Opera Australia's Melbourne Autumn season, Shakira will join the Chorus in their production of King Roger by Szymanovski. This marks Shakira's first professional engagement with Opera Australia and the Opera Australia chorus. Performance will take place in the State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne. This production is a collaboration with the Royal Opera House/Covent Garden.
Shakira is thrilled to be returning to Victorian Opera in their upcoming production of The Sleeping Beauty. Shakira will be performing the role of the Cuckoo alongside25 life-sized puppets.