FEDERICO GARCÍA LORCA
October - November 2022
Love, loss, and death – opera’s favourite subjects – emerge through the memories of Margarita Xirgu (Lauren Fagan), muse and friend of Lorca (Samantha Hankey). As Margarita tells their story to her student Nuria (Julieth Lozano), Ainadamar becomes a modern passion play, looking ahead to Lorca’s legacy as an artistic martyr as well as reflecting on his life and works.
July - August 2022
Spectacle and sensation collide in Francesco Micheli’s sumptuous new staging of Handel’s magical fable, Alcina, with Jane Archibald in the title role, Samantha Hankey as Ruggiero, and Jonathan Cohen conducting the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
May - July 2022
Ms. Hankey returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper stage as Octavian in Barrie Kosky's production of Strauss' Der Rosenkavalier. Conducted by Vladimir Jurowski.
Wigmore Hall RECITAL
Ms. Hankey performs works of Berg, Strauss, Debussy and De Falla at Wigmore Hall joined by pianist Malcom Martineu.
NEW YORK, NY
ALICE TULLY HALL RECITAL
Joined by pianist Brian Zeger, Ms. Hankey presents the Juilliard School’s Alice Tully Vocal Arts Recital performing works of Berg, Berlioz, and Strauss.
OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS
Samantha Hankey jumped into the role of Prince Charmant at the Opéra National de Paris. This performance represents Hankey’s company debut.
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Ms. Hankey appeared as Cherubino in Christoph Loy's production of Le nozze di Figaro at the Bayerische Staatsoper.