REVIEWS

Cherubino in Le Nozze di Figaro - Canadian Opera Company (Photo: Michael Cooper)

Le Nozze di Figaro, Canadian Opera Company

Cherubino in Le Nozze di Figaro - Canadian Opera Company (Photo: Michael Cooper) The tone is set early on with Fons’...
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Don Giovani, The San Diego Opera

Fons as Zerlina in Don Giovani (Photo: Edward Wilensky) Mozart gave all the memorable tunes to Zerlina, and Fons’ fresh, shimmering...
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Cold Mountain, The Santa Fe Opera

Emily Fons, also a mezzo soprano, brought rich tone to the role of Ruby, conveying rough-hewn lustiness. – James Keller, The Santa Fe New Mexican Emily...
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Theater Jones

"Mezzo soprano Emily Fons has a dynamite voice: dark and rich yet flexible, and that dark sound is gloriously natural, not manufactured as we sometimes...
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Opera News

Photo: Jeff Roffman "Her interpretation of Marguerite’s lovesick suitor Siébel was anything but reserved — rather raw and exceedingly physical. Fons’...
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Arts ATL

Photo: Jeff Roffman "Mezzo-soprano Emily Fons was most impressive in the trouser role of Siébel, with the kind of light, fleet...
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Cleveland.com

"All the score's key virtues – color, humor, character – were as evident as can be, and one couldn't have asked for a fuller, sultrier...
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Opera Britannia

"Young American soloist Emily Fons was almost beyond praise in the title role. Her powerful mezzo allied with solid technique produced fireworks in almost every aria, with...
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The Opera Critic

Theodora da Silva/Int. Händel Festspiele Göttingen "Emily Fons is excellent as Faramondo – clearly a young man staking out his own...
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Financial Times

Photo: Theodora da Silva/Int. Händel Festspiele Göttingen "The gifted young mezzo-soprano Emily Fons extracts all its poignancy and demonstrates ample vocal...
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NewOutpost.com

Theodora da Silva/Int. Händel Festspiele Göttingen "Further reinforcement came from the ideal Siebel of mezzo-soprano Emily Fons, whose smooth lyric voice...
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Chicago Classical Review

Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus with the Lyric Opera of Chicago (Photo: Dan Rest) "As Prince Orlovsky, former Ryan Center member Emily...