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Gil Rodrigues Scholarship (2018)
Abigail Dodds Rose Bowl Award (2017)
Bristol Festival of Music, Speech and Drama: Grand Opera (2015)
The Mid-Somerset Festival May King Award (2014)
Kingswood Eisteddfod Championship Trophy (2013)
With a cast of talented young singers the clever story of The Wolves Descend unfolds in an engaging and entertaining way. Baritone Guy Withers plays the part of unscrupulous guesthouse owner Goran with tremendous stage presence, and the role of seemingly innocent tourist Phoebe is played by Laura Curry, whose huge and compelling voice totally fills the room. http://www.heraldscotland.com/arts-ents/music/fringe-music-and-cabaret.18593554 (2012)
With fantastic performances by Laura Curry as Phoebe the Werewolf - See more at: http://www.threeweeks.co.uk/article/ed2012-musicals-review-the-wolves-descend-little-room-productions/#sthash.hzqaMIIZ.dpuf (2012)
Laura is a freelance singer from Bristol, who trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
She has much operatic experience having sung with Bute Park Opera, Bath Opera, Opera Ddraig, Bristol Opera, Red Earth Opera, Co-Opera and Opera Presto as well as being comfortable on the concert platform.
Laura has a passion for modern opera and recently performed with Music Theatre Wales in association with the RWCMD and St Fagans for the project, Make an Aria. She was also recently involved with the company Asking4It Productions, developing a newly composed work called Shelter. With both of these companies she has worked with electronics and graphic scores and has a keen ear for non-traditional tonalities.
She has recently performed as part of the Chorus for the St Endellion Festival where she sang as semi-chorus for the modern composition of Jonathon Dove's Who Killed Cock Robin. As part of the festival Laura sang as chorus for a concert performance of Britten's Gloriana featuring Susan Bullock as Elizabeth. She has much experience and enjoys performing Britten works.
Whilst studying in Cardiff she was a member of the BBC NCW and has performed on several national tours including the BBC Ten Pieces schools' concert tour, the BBC Proms and the BBC Dr Who Symphonic Spectacular concert tour. She has performed newly commissioned works for BBC NCW For live radio broadcasts as well as worked for the BBC Wales Outreach department. Laura has sung as both a soloist and as a semi-chorus member for BBC NCW.
Laura has a particular interest in dance and movement, having trained intensively in several styles of dance before focusing on singing. She has had much experience dancing as part of a group, a duo and as a soloist. She has basic training in some circus skills including aerial work and acrobatics. Laura has had experience with working with puppets as well, in particular through workshops with the Chroma ensemble, which explored the practicalities of singing whilst controlling the puppet.
Laura has recently performed abroad with Opera Sinistra for the Toronto OperaFest (ON, Canada) and with the Berlin Opera Academy for their production of Die Zauberflöte as well as performing in their Opera Gala (Berlin).
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