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Providing insights and mentoring opportunities in all aspects of opera and skills development, the Wexford Factory tutors and collaborators' collective expertise and international experiences place them at the highest levels in their respective fields.

Wexford Factory is also an international collaboration with TUD (Technological University Dublin, Ireland), RIAM (Royal Irish Academy of Music, Ireland) and the Rossini Opera Festival Academy, Pesaro, Italy.

Tutors and Collaborators
Masterclass Tutors
Ernesto Palacio

Orlin Anastassov
Daniela Barcellona
Luca Canonici
Michael Dervan
Serena Gamberoni
Kamal Khan
Julia Lagahuzere

Instructors

Rosetta Cucchi
Roberto Recchia

Pianists
Carmen Santoro
Giorgio D'Alonzo
Gioele Muglialdo

Production Manager
Paddy McLaughlin


Tutors and Collaborators
Ernesto Palacio
Desirè Rancatore
Antonino Siragusa
Sara Catelliani
Ermonela Jaho
Julia Lagahuzere
Michael Dervan

Tutors and Collaborators
Anne Sophie Duprels
Ernesto Palacio
Gregory Kunde
Mariangela Sicilia
Julia Lagahuzere
Tara Erraught
Michael Dervan

Tutors and Collaborators
Dmitry Vodovin
Juan Diego Florez
Ernesto Palacio
Sara Catalani
Celine Byrne
Michael Dervan

“the dream in creating the Wexford Factory is to grow the academy, to develop all shades of careers within Theatre and Opera.”
- Rosetta Cucchi, Artistic Director

Academy 2022/2023

Paola Jaho

Paola Jaho

Repetiteur

Victor Simon Jimenez Moral

Víctor Simón Jiménez Moral

Tenor

Marta Pluda

Marta Pluda

Mezzo soprano

Rebecca Warren Pic Credit to Padraig Grant

Rebecca Warren

Repetiteur

Aoife Moran

Aoife Moran

Repetiteur

Deirdre Aratoon square

Deirdre Arratoon

Mezzo soprano

Michael Bell square

Michael Bell

Tenor

Eoin Foran square

Eoin Foran

Baritone

Ami Hewitt square

Ami Hewitt

Soprano

Emily Hogarty square

Emily Hogarty

Mezzo soprano

Corina Ignat square

Corina Ignat

Soprano

William Kyle square

William Kyle

Baritone

Peter Lidbetter 2

Peter Lidbetter

Bass

Sarah Luttrell 2

Sarah Luttrell

Mezzo soprano

Hannah Obrien

Hannah O’Brien

Soprano

Megan O Neill 2

Megan O’Neill

Soprano

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Leah Redmond

Soprano