Lenneke Ruiten
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Lenneke Ruiten


Dutch soprano Lenneke Ruiten did her vocal studies at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague and at the Bayerische Theaterakademie. She performs with a wide range of international orchestras, including the Wiener Philharmoniker. Previous roles include Donna Anna in Don Giovanni (Salzburger Festspiele), Giunia in Lucio Silla (La Scala), Sophie in Der Rosenkavalier, Gilda in Rigoletto, and Pamina in Die Zauberflöte (Staatsoper Stuttgart). Roles with Dutch National Opera include Gretel in Hänsel und Gretel (2015), Konstanze in Die Entführung aus dem Serail (2016), La Mort in Das Floß der Medusa (2018) and Donna Clara in Der Zwerg (2021).

Lenneke Ruiten will sing the role of The Mother-in-Law (Patricia) in Innocence, which will be performed at Dutch National Opera from 7 to 22 October 2023.

Last update: 28-8-2023