Dimitra KALAITZI Lyrical Mezzo Soprano
 
  BIOGRAPHY  

 

In the season 2019/20 the young mezzo soprano Dimitra Kalaitzi debuts in 'Hier und jetzt und Himmelblau' at the Dresden State Operetta.
She returns to the Freiburg Theatre as the FAIRY in 'Manon'. Here, she already ejoyed great successes in 18/19 as PRINCE ORLOFSKY, CHAVA in 'Anatevka' and in Menotti's 'The Consul'.

Before, the artist obtained her Masterdegree at the Music Conservatory in Hannover with Gudrun Pelker and Jan Phillip Schultze. From 2015-2017 the young Greek could be seen as the THIRD FAIRY in Dvořák's 'Rusalka' at the Innsbruck Theatre, at the Opera House Bonn and at the Aachen Theatre. She was EURIDICE in 'Herr Orpheus geht zur Schule' at the Dortmund Theatre and JUNO in in 'The gods must be crazy' (Haendel's Semele) at the Theatre of Krefeld-Mönchengladbach.

While still studying in the season 2014/15 at the Cologne Conservatory for Music and Dance with Brigitte Lindner, Johannes Martin Kränzle and Dalia Schaechter, she was already a member of the young ensemble of the Gelsenkirchen Music Theatre. Here, she could be seen as the THRID BOY in Mozart's 'Die Zauberflöte', as the VOICE FROM ABOVE and the THIRD SERVANT in 'Frau ohne Schatten', as YOUNG ANNA and BIRD in the world premiere of 'Nahod Simon'. In the season 2012/13 she had already made her successful debut at the Aachen Theatre as IXION in Marc Antoine Charpentier's 'La descent d' Orphee aux enfers'. Further roles during her studies were the MOTHER in Humperdink's 'Hänsel & Gretel' and PRASKOWIA in Lehár's 'Die lustige Witwe' at the Zwingenberg Castle Festival . With the Thessaloniki State Orchestra she performed the solo parts for alto voice in Mozart's 'Requiem' and Hugo Wolf's 'Christnacht'.

Dimitra Kalaitzi absolved her first singing studies at the Thessaloniki Conservatory. She also made a Bachelor degree in Anglistics at Aristoteles University Thessaloniki. She won the Special Prize of the 25th National Singing Competition in Thessaloniki and was a scholarshipholder of the Yehudi Menuhin Foundation 'Live Music Now' and the Richard Wagner Association Wuppertal. Besides, Dimitra Kalaitzi Meisterkurse followed master classes with Cheryl Studer, Kurt Equiluz, Luana Delvol, Birgit Remmert, Aris Christofellis and Renee Morloc.

Her debut at the Cologne Cathedral as CONSIGLIO in Cavalieri's 'Rappresentazione di Anima e di Corpo' was recorded by the Radio Cologne Köln.

 

 
 
 
KRITIKEN
 
Staatsoperette Dresden – Hier und jetzt und himmelblau
…for me the scenic and vocal highlight- …Dimitra Kalaitzi in the roles of the beloved receptionist, public toilet attendant and – „C’est ça la vie, c’est ça l’amour“ – as Viviane from »Toi, c’est moi« (Moisés Simons).
Musik in Dresden
www.musik-in-dresden.de
 
 
SZENENFOTOS
Theater Freiberg - Die Fledermaus - ORLOFSKY
 
Theater Freiberg - Der Konsul - DIE SEKRETÄRIN
 
Theater Freiberg - Der Konsul - DIE SEKRETÄRIN
 
Theater Freiberg - Der Konsul - DIE SEKRETÄRIN
 
Theater Freiberg - Frau Luna - MARIE
 
Theater Krefeld-Mönchengladbach - Semele - JUNO
 
MIR Gelsenkirchen - Nahod Simon - JUNGE ANNA/ PECHVOGEL