Ulrika Tenstam

Ulrika Tenstam is an artist with a wide range both vocally and scenically. Since her sensational debut as Clytemnestra in Iphigénie en Aulide of Gluck at Drottningholms Slottsteater and the big breakthrough as Delilah by Saïnt-Saëns, she has been praised for her powerful role interpretations.

Recent engagements include Rita in The handmaid’s tale (Paul Ruders) at the Royal Danish Opera, Lai in the opera movie Tre knivar från Wei (Reine Jönsson), The Swiss Grandmother in The death of Klinghoffer (John Adams), Kristina Lugn och Katarina Frostensson in Makten och härligheten (Fredrik Österling) at Helsingborgs Konserthus, Mrs Noye in Noye’s fludde (Britten) at Berwaldhallen, Lucia in Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni) at Dala-Floda Opera festival, Anna in Under en kvinnas hjärta (Sven-David Sandström) with Piteå Chamber Orchestra, Brigitta in Die tote Stadt (Korngold) at Wermland Opera, Ulrica in Ballo di Maschera at Folkoperan in Stockholm and Berta in Il barbiere di Siviglia at GöteborgsOperan, The Grand Mother and The Lappish Woman in NorrlandsOperan’s production of The Snow Queen, a family opera based on Andersen’s popular fairytale, La Cieca in La Gioconda by Ponchielli and Lucia in Cavalleria Rusticana with the Norrköping Symphony Orchestra.

Read More