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6 sep 2020

Role debut: Blondchen

Theodora performs the role of Blondchen from Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail with the Concerto Stella Matutina Baroque Orchestra, in cooperation with the Lindauer Marionettenoper. On tour with seven performances in Germany and Austria, conductor Thomas Platzgummer leads the orchestra. Read more

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1 sEp 2020

Conductor Jordi Savall

This season, the Cypriot soprano collaborates with world renowned conductor Jordi Savall. She performs the role of Cino in Vivaldi’s rarely performed Il teuzzone in the Philharmonie de Paris with Le Concert des Nations and stage director Chen Shi-Zheng. Read more

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20 Jul 2020

Innsbruck Festival of Early Music

This summer, Theodora portrays the role of Atamira (L’empio punito), with her debut in the prestigious Innsbruck Festival of Early Music. Performances take place on 21, 23 and 24 August 2020. Read more

Photo by Birgit Gufler

4 May 2020

Recording Release of “Ave Maria”

Featuring Theodora Raftis, “Ave Maria” was released on the album Reimagined by Audiomachine. This modern interpretation of the beloved classic “Ave Maria” by Schubert, is creatively reworked by Audiomachine, well known producer of music for movie trailers. Composed by Paul Dinletir and Andres Gutierrez Moreno. Listen here

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12 Mar 2020

Tour of South America

The Cypriot soprano embarks on a tour of South America as a soloist with the acclaimed Orchester Wiener Akademie, with performances in prestigious venues such as Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires) and Teatro El Círculo (Rosario). She sings Mozart’s Exsultate, jubilate (K165/158a) and Voi avete un cor fidele (K217). Conductor Martin Haselböck leads the orchestra. Read more

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1 Mar 2020

Debut in Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

This season, Theodora travels to Argentina to make her debut in the prestigious Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires. She performs as a soloist with Orchester Wiener Akademie, under the baton of renowned conductor Martin Haselböck. Read more

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20 Feb 2020

Salzkammergut Klassik Festival

This summer, Theodora performs in the beautiful region of Salzkammmergut in Austria. She sings in a concert entitled Mozart am Attersee with conductor Martin Haselböck and the acclaimed Orchester Wiener Akademie. Read more

Salzkammergut Program


3 feb 2020

Debut in Wiener Konzerthaus (Vienna)

This month, Theodora makes her debut in the Wiener Konzerthaus in the leading role of the contemporary children’s opera Prinzessin LiebDieLiebe (by J. U. Krah). This is a production of Jeunesse in co-operation with the Wiener Konzerthaus. Read more

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10 jAN 2020

Southern California Bach Festival

Theodora returns to the USA this season. With two performances of Bach’s St. Matthew Passion in Los Angeles, she performs with Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra, conducted by Martin Haselböck. Read more

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14 Nov 2019

3rd Prize Winner of CARSA 2019

Theodora is honoured to have been awarded the 3rd Prize in the 7th Casinos Austria Rising Star Award (CARSA). Special thanks to the distinguished jury. Read more

Photo by Stephan Polzer

10 Sep 2019

Zielona Góra Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra

This month, Theodora performs well-known opera arias in a Bel Canto Gala Concert conducted by Vladimir Kiradjiev with the Zielona Góra Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra in Poland. Read more

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5 Sep 2019

Recital Debut in Cyprus

Theodora makes her highly anticipated return to her home country for her recital debut appearance with pianist Nicolas Costantinou in the Pallas Theatre (Nicosia). The recital features the world premiere works of Cypriot composer Constantinos Stylianou. Read more

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1 sep 2019

2019/20 Season Preview

Theodora’s 2019/20 season takes her all around the world with many performances in Europe and concert tours in the USA and South America. Highlights include her debuts in the Wiener Konzerthaus (Vienna), Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires), Segerstrom Centre for the Arts (Costa Mesa) and the Innsbruck Festival of Early Music. Some of her operatic roles include Atamira (L’empio punito) and the title role of the contemporary children’s opera Prinzessin LiebDieLiebeRead more

Photo by Péter Pálos

9 Aug 2019

3rd Prize Winner of Cesti Competition 2019

Theodora has been honoured as the 3rd Prize Winner of the 10th «Pietro Antonio Cesti» International Singing Competition for Baroque Opera held in the Haus der Musik Innsbruck. Special thanks to the esteemed judges. Read more

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22 Jul 2019

Recitals in Frankfurt

The Cypriot soprano ends the season with a series of recitals in the Klang im Kloster Musik-Festival, as part of the well-known Museumsuferfest 2019. She is accompanied by the Baroque ensemble Aura Musicale. Read more

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23 may 2019

Leipzig Bachfest (Germany)

A world tour of Bach’s B minor Mass (BWV232) takes Theodora to the Leipzig Bachfest this season. She performs in the prestigious Closing Concert, under the baton of David Stern, with an acclaimed cast including Andreas Scholl, Laurent Naouri and the Tölzer Boys’ Choir. Read more

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20 Feb 2019

3rd Prize Winner of the Otto Edelmann International Singing Competition 2019

Theodora is honoured to be the 3rd Prize Winner of the 10th Otto Edelmann International Singing Competition. The Finals were held in the Theater an der Wien in Vienna. Special thanks to the distinguished judges. Read more

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Photo by Paco Bernal

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