Shawnette Sulker

Critically acclaimed soprano, Shawnette Sulker, has sung the roles of Cleopatra (Handel’s Giulio Cesare); Sister Rose (Dead Man Walking by Heggie); and Die Königin der Nacht (Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte), to name just a few. International highlights include a concert of operatic repertoire at the Teatro di San Carlo in Napoli, touring Die Fledermaus as Adele in Holland and Belgium, and orchestra concerts in Leipzig’s Gewandhaus and Prague’s Smetana Hall. She has been a soloist with companies such as the San Francisco Opera, American Bach Soloists, Mark Morris Dance Group, Hawaii Opera Theatre, Opera Memphis, Opera Fairbanks, Opera Idaho, Solo Opera, Opera Naples, West Edge Opera, Livermore Valley Opera, and Union Avenue Opera. Recent engagements included workshopping Jake Heggie’s new opera Intelligence in the main role of Mary Jane Bowser with Houston Grand Opera, singing Ariel in the world premiere of Prospero’s Island by Shearer, singing Die Königin der Nacht with Santa Rosa Symphony and Livermore Valley Opera. 

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