Curiculum

Since 2004 Eliska Weissova is a permanent member at the Praque Czech National Theatre and the Prague State Opera.In both opera houses she is singing innumberable roles.

The Highlight of this season will be her Ortrud at the National Theatre Prague in a production by Katharina Wagner.

Her most important debuts outside the National Theatre and the State Oper in Prague were:

2018-19

Dalila at the Opera in Košice

 

2017-18

Ulrica at the National Theatre in Prague

Kostelnicka at the Opera České Budějovice

Azucena at the Opera in Košice

 

2016-17

Azucena at the Domstufen -Festspiele Erfurt

Azucena at the Opera in České Budějovice

Giorgetta at the Opera in Bratislava

Ortrud at the National Theatre In Prague

 

 2015 -16 

Ortrud at the Opera in Bratislava

Cunnung little Vixen at the Teatro Regio di Torino

Santuzza at the Opera in Pilsen

Azucena at the Opera in Kosice (Slovakia)

 

2014-15 

Ulrica at the Opera de Rennes

Witch and Foreign Princess (Rusalka) at the Opera in Maribor

Amneris at the Opera in Usti nad Labem

Amneris at the Opera in Pilsen

Fortune-Teller in Prokofievs Fiery Angel at the Opera in Ostrava

Glagolitic Mass in Prague

 

2013-14 

Rossweisse in Die Walkuere at the Opere de Rennes

 

2012-13 

Mother Goose in Rake's Progress at the Opera in Ostrava

Cieca in Gioconda at the Opera in Pilsen

 

2011-2012 

Kostelnicka in Jenufa at the Theatre de Limoges

Kostelnicka in. Jenufa at the Opera de Rennes

 

2010-2011 

Kostelnicka in Jenufa at the Opera de Rennes

 

2009-2010 

Amneris at the Opera in Brno

Fenena at the Opera in Brno

Ulrica at the Opera in Sofia

Verdi-Requiem in Prague

Mahler's Lied von der Erde in Karlovy Vary

 

2008-2009 

Kostelnicka in Jenufa at the Opera in Brno

Diary of one who has disappeared from Janacek at the Festival in Hukvaldy

Ljubasa in Rimsky-Korsakovs Tsars Bride at the Opera of Opava (Czech Republic)

Ulrica in Kosice (Slovakia)

Witch in Rusalka at the Opera in Pilsen

 

2007-2008

Song Recital with Jnacek songs on the Studio stage of the Opera Bastille in Paris

Zia Principessa in Suor Angelica at the Opera in Pilsen

Jenufa at the Theatro Massimo di Catania

 

2006-2007 

Janaceks Glagolitic Mass in Rimini with the Prague Philharmonic

Azucena at the Opera in Kosice

Witch at the Opera in Kosice

 

2005 -2006

Witch in Rusalka at the Opera in Pilsen

Maddalena in Rigoletto at the Opera in Usti nad Labem

Miracles of Mary (Martinu) at the Opera in Pilsen

 

2004-2005

Florenc Pike in Albert Herring at the Opera in Olomouc ( Czech Republic)

Kate and the Devil ( Dvorak) at the Opera in Usti nad Labem

Witch in Rusalka at the National Theatre in Prague ( Debut in Prague)

 

Eliska Weissova was born in Moravska Trebová ( Czech Republic) and gained her Masters Degrese in Music at the Prague’s Academy of Performing Arts. Her teacher was the famous Czech baryton René Tucek. In the past she attended master-classes by Nadezda Kniplova and Peter Dvorsky.

She was awarted on several occasions:

1st prize in the Antonin Dvorak International Voice Competition in Karlovy Vary (2004)

3st prize in the Mikulas Schneider-Trnavsky Singing Competition in Slovakia (2006)

Semifinalist in the Queen Sonja Competition in Oslo (2005)

Semifinalist in the Competition dell'Opera in Dresden (2007)

Finalist in the Boris Christoff Competition in Sofia (2009)