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Jennifer Barrington
Soprano
Born in Perth, Jennifer graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts in 2006 with an Advanced Diploma of Performing Arts and a Bachelor of Arts (Classical Voice). Jennifer joined West Australian Opera in 2005. In 2007/2008 she was an Emerging Artist with the company and a member of the Opera and Education program which saw her performing in the OzOpera tour of Carmen throughout Western Australia. In 2009 Jennifer was sponsored as a Wesfarmers Arts Young Artist with West Australian Opera, continuing in this position in 2010.

Jennifer's roles with West Australian Opera include Papagena in Die Zauberflöte, Gianetta in L'elisir d'amore and Barbarina in Le nozze di Figaro. In 2010 Jennifer performed Yum-Yum in The Mikado for City of Perth's Opera in the Park as well as Niece 1 in Peter Grimes. Other performances for West Australian Opera include Woglinde, (Das Rheingold), Marion, (Picnic at Hanging Rock) and scenes from Lucia di Lammermoor, Don Giovanni, Rigoletto, La bohème, Die Freischütz, Romeo et Juliette, Manon, Susannah and The Turn of the Screw.

In 2011 Jennifer will perform again for Opera in the Park, as Adele in Die Fledermaus.

Concert appearances include featured soloist with the Western Australian Youth Orchestra in Music by Moonlight, soprano soloist in Handel's Messiah, and recitals for Art Song Perth, the University of Western Australia, the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, and the Goethe Society.