Maya Sapone

  • Singer
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Asian - South East
    Age Range
    34 - 40
    Height
    5' 1" (1m 57cm)
    Weight
    8st. 11lb (56kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim
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  • Links

    Personal Website
    www.MayaSapone.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013Soprano
Opera
TangOpera at La Linea Festival, Purcell Room, Queen Elizabeth HallTangOpera
Purcell Room, Queen Elizabeth Hall
2012Opera
Film
JuliusElastic Theatre
GV Art Gallery
2012Classical
Opera
INSEIN an Opera about BurmaBoii Theatre
Riverside Studios
2011 - 2012The King and I, Roger and Hammerstein
Musical Theatre
The King and IThe King and I Touring Company
2011ACTION/THRILLER 4. Music by Lorenzo Piggici
Television / TV Spot
IMAGEM PRODUCTION MUSIC
2011Baroque Box, Music by Ivan Hussey (Celloman)
Theatre
Elastic Theatre
2011The Moonflower by Mario Ferraro
Opera
BOII THEATRE, Eva Danickova, Director
2010 - 2011The King and I, Roger and Hammerstein
Musical Theatre
CURVE THEATRE LEICESTER, Paul Kerryson, Director
2011UEFA Champions League
Television / TV Spot
LORENZO PIGGICI
2010Baroccata, a dance-opera
Opera
Elastic Theatre
2010Panasonic Blu-Ray Player
Television / TV Spot
Panasonic
2009Medousa, a miniature opera, based on Improvisations by Maya Sapone
Opera
Elastic Theatre
2009The Rime of The Ancient Mariner, Music by Bellowhead
Theatre
SOUTHBANK CENTRE/QEH, Jude Kelly, Artistic Director
2008Carmen by G. Bizet
Opera
European Chamber Opera
2008The Magdalene Mysteries
Theatre
Elastic Theatre
2007 - 2008La Traviata by G. Verdi
Opera
European Chamber Opera
2007Beyond, Music by Dimitri Scarlato
Film
STRANGE ATTRACTOR LTD, Gavin Boyter Director
2007Clonic Mutations (Dalí & Film Exhibition), Music by Sergio Lopez Figueroa
Film
TATE MODERN LONDON
2006Cosí Fan Tutte by W. A. Mozart
Opera
European Chamber Opera
2004Another America: Earth by Errollyn Wallen
Opera
TRINITY COLLEGE OF MUSIC, Bill Bankes-Jones, Opera Director
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2009VoiceLab PulseSouthbank Centre
    2007Opera CourseEuropean Chamber Opera, Spain
    2006Opera CourseAccademia di Montegral, Italy
    2005BMus (Performance)Trinity College of Music
    1995Diploma in Foreign LanguagesLiceo Linguistico

    Additional Skills

    Singing Teacher, Workshop Leader, Voice Coach for Actors and Public Speakers; Session Singer for Radio, Film and TV; Voice-over Artist and Vocal Improviser.

    Additional Information

    Please visit my website: www.MayaSapone.co.uk

    About me

    A versatile artist with exceptional vocal flexibility and improvisational skills, opera singer Maya Sapone performs both in the UK and internationally. Born in the Gabonese jungle of West Africa to a Thai mother and Italian father, Maya was raised in a multicultural environment and lived in several countries. Creative associate and permanent member of award-winning company, Elastic Theatre, Maya’s area of activity ranges from performing in operas and musicals, contemporary music and music for film and television, as well as being a vocal coach, choir leader, stage director and voice-over artist.

    Maya recently appeared to great critical acclaim in the role of Lady Thiang in the No. 1 UK Tour of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical THE KING AND I directed by Paul Kerryson.

    Reviews:

    Fabulously hot-blooded - The Times
Wonderful - The Times

    Outstanding - The Guardian

    Wonderful, Radiating - The Daily Telegraph

    Striking Voice - The Oxford Times

    Touching Performance - The Public Reviews Oxford

    Splendid - The Public Reviews Llandudno

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Asian - South East
    • White
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Soprano
    Hair Length
    • Soprano
    • Long
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Italian
    • Spanish
    Interested in
    • Backing Vocalist
    • Commericals
    • Cruise Ships
    • Musical Theatre
    • Opera
    • Teaching Jobs
    • Tour (Europe)
    • Tour (UK)
    • Tour (Worldwide)
    Experienced In
    • Backing Vocalist
    • Choral
    • Commercials
    • Film
    • Musical Theatre
    • Opera
    • Soloist
    • Teaching
    • Tour (Europe)
    • Tour (UK)
    • Tour (Worldwide)
    • TV
    DBS checked
    • Backing Vocalist
    • Choral
    • Commercials
    • Film
    • Musical Theatre
    • Opera
    • Soloist
    • Teaching
    • Tour (Europe)
    • Tour (UK)
    • Tour (Worldwide)
    • TV
    • Yes