In autumn 2016 Elissa Huber was awarded with the 3rd Prize in GERMAN NATIONAL SINGING COMPETITION (Bundeswettbewerb Gesang) as well as with the Prize of the German Theatre Association (Preis des Deutschen Bühnenvereins) for the best interpretation of a contemporary composition.
In September 2016 she made her debut at Teatro alla Scala di Milano as 1st DAME in "Die Zauberflöte" a production by Peter Stein under the musical direction of Adam Fischer. Before, she was a member of the Opera Studio Accademia della Scala, where she appeared as appeared as 1st DAME and Papagena in " The Enchanted Flute For Children" directed by Ulrich Peters. At the Teatro alla Scala she equally performed little roles, such as LA CHOUETTE in Ravel's "L'enfant et les sortileges"under the musical direction of Marc Minkowski and Laurent Pelly. .
Elissa Huber was born in Mosbach (Germany). Already at an early age, she came in contact with the music and theatre world. At first, she took private singing lessons with Anne McGuire in Freiburg and Breisgau. At the tender age of 16, she wan the 2nd Prize of the National Competition for young Artists JUGEND MUSIZIERT. In September 2006 Elissa started her musical studies with Celia Lombardi-Jeffreys at the Bavarian Theatre Academy August Everding in Munich. Moreover, she was Prize winner of the CULTURAL YOUTH Contest and was finalist at the Austrian Opera Competition MUT in Klagenfurt.
As a concert soloist she has appeared in venues at the Prinzregententheater or the Philharmonic at Gasteig Munich with the Munich Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestra from the State Theatre Gärtnerplatz. In 2010 Elissa Huber made her stage debut at the German Theatre Munich in the musical "Rent" as MAUREEN JOHNSON. She also was ESTHER/DAISY in "Fletch" in Memmingen and ANITA in Leonard Bernstein's "West Side Story"at the Munich Academy Theatre.
In November 2010 she was LA ROSA at the German premiere of "Sister Act" at the Hamburg Operetta House . In autumn 2011 she performed in Harry Kupfer's successful musical production "Elisabeth -The True Story of Sissi" the role of MADAME WOLF/ LUDOVIKA . In Zurich she sang the leading role in the musical "Ich war noch niemals in New York" under the musical direction of Pepe Lienhard.
After this musical experiences, Elissa meanwhile entirely changed to the classical soprano repertoire and now preparesher new repertoire.
Last December the soprano portrayed the role of MARIA CALLAS in the ballet-production "Callas" at the Bern Concert Theatre. In spring 2017 she is AGATHE in "Der Freischütz" at the Hildesheim Theatre.
In the season 2017/18 Elissa Huber makes her debut as DONNA ANNA in "Don Giovanni" and as MICHAELA in "Carmen" at the Bern Theatre and in the season 2018/19 she is the CZARDASFÜRSTIN at the Vienna Popular Opera.