Camille Schnoor is a French German soprano born in Nice in 1986. Praised for her "stupendous acting and powerful, fascinating singing" (FAZ), she won the Bavarian Sponsorship Award for Performing Arts 2020 as well as the International Competition Vokal Genial 2013. The German major daily Newspaper "Die Welt" nominated her in both categories "Best Singer" and "Best newcomer singer".
She has been a leading soloist at the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz in Munich since 2016. She is also a welcome guest singer in European theaters and concert institutions such as the opera houses in Limoges, Rouen, Nice, Nancy, Lausanne, Innsbruck, Aachen, Kassel, the Seine Musicale in Paris, the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden and the Prinzregententheater in Munich.
Her Ciò-Ciò-San debut 2018 (Madama Butterfly) was highly acclaimed by both the public and critics and the production was streamed several times on French TV. Also Donna Elvira (Don Giovanni), Mimì (la Bohème), Tatyana (Eugene Onegin) and Hanna (The Merry Widow) are some of her signature roles.
As a member of the Theater Aachen in Germany, she sang Luisa Miller (title role), Agathe (Der Freischütz), Maria (West Side Story), Marenka (Smetana’s The Bartered Bride) as well as Verdi's Requiem.
Last season she sang Fiordiligi at the Bergen Opera in Norway and made her house debut at the Opéra National de Lorraine in the role of Hilda from the opera Sigurd by Reyer, conducted by Frédéric Chaslin for the 100st anniversary of the Opéra de Nancy in October 2019.
Camille Schnoor's upcoming projects include her debut as Giulietta (The tales of Hoffmann) as well as Donna Elvira and Tatyana in Munich, her debut as Ariadne (Ariadne auf Naxos) and Marguerite (Faust) in Limoges, Beethoven's 9th Symphony with Laurence Equilbey and Insula Orchestra at the Seine Musicale in Paris, and her house debut at the Opéra de Nice as Hanna Glawari (the Merry Widow).