Lenka Máčiková

Lenka Máčiková


Lenka Macikova made her operatic debut as Zerlina in Don Giovanni in several Italian theatres: at Teatro Grande in Brescia, Teatro Sociale in Como, Teatro Fraschini in Pavia and Teatro A. Ponchielli in Cremona as well as at Opera de Massy, France She cooperates with the National Theatres in Prague and Bratislava. She gave successful guest performances with Teatr Wielki in Warsaw in the productions of Orfeo ed Euridice and Boris Godunov under the direction of Mariuš Trelinsky. She works with conductors such as Keri-Lynn Wilson, John Fiore, Friedrich Haider, Nader Abbassi, Lukasz Borowicz, Paolo Gatto, Jakub Hrusa and others.

Her repertory includes the roles such as Pamina and Papagena in Die Zauberflöte, Susanna and Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro, Zerlina, Despina in Così fan tutte, Euridice and Amore in Orfeo ed Euridice, Clarice in Domenico Scarlatti’s Dove é amore é gelosia, Esmeralda in The Bartered Bride, Xenia in Boris Godunov, Blumenmädchen in Parsifal, Milica in Tibor Freso’s Martin and the Sun, Wood Sprite in Rusalka and the role of Vixen in Janáček´s The Cunning Little Vixen.
In 2009, she won the Literary Fund Award for her portrayal of Amor in the stage production of Orfeo ed Euridice that received the National Dosky Theatre Award for the Season’s Best Stage Production and, a year later, she again won the Literary Fund Award for her interpretation of Despina in the Prague production of Cosi fan tutte.

2012 she gave her highly acclaimed debut as Karolina in Smetana’s The two widows in Nantes and Angers, 2013 she performed Susanna in Kosice, Pamina and Zerlina in Prague as well as Pamina in Bratislava.
2014 she sang Amore in Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice in Warsaw and gave her highly successful debut at Glyndebourne Festival in the role of Zerlina in Don Giovanni. In Prague she was heard as, among others, Vixen in a new production The cunning little vixen.

2016 she will sing Euridice in a new production of Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice in Nancy, 2017 she will be on an extended European tour with Vivaldi’s Arsilda.

Her concert performances include the concert with the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra in Doha, the concert with Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, the concert with Peter Dvorský at the Prague State Opera, the concert performance of Die Zauberflöte with the Brno Philharmonic Orchestra in the role of Pamina, or the opera recitals at Amiens, Sarajevo and Brussels. In Basel she sang Schubert’s Mass in F major conducted by Kevin Griffiths.

Lenka Macikova took successfully part in several international voice competitions in Italy, Sweden, in the Czech Republic and in the Netherlands.