CARMEN X THE MAGIC FLUTE, 2019
Past Performance with
OTELLO, Chorus, 2016
Chen Miaoyan Yanna
Chen Miaoyan is actively engaged and has performed in numerous opera productions with the Opera Hong Kong, The Hong Kong for Performing Arts (HKAPA). Her operatic roles include Papagena and Third Lady in Die Zauberflöte, La Ciesca in Gianni Schicchi, and the Mistress of the Novices in Suor Angelica. Mercédès in Carmen, Hanna Glawari in The Merry Widow, Adina in L’elisir d’amore, Peep-Bo in The Mikado.
Chen was invited as a representative of The HKAPA to perform at the Cheque Presentation Ceremony for Donation of Tin Ka Ping Foundation, City University of Hong Kong Art Festival 2018, A Welsh Fortyssmo and South China Normal University. She was selected to participate in masterclasses by Nelly Miricioiu, Joy Mammen, Armin Zanner, Michael Chance, Carole Farley, and Gun-Brit Barkmin. She has also studied with Michèle Crider in the Mozarteum International Summer Academy.
Chen received her Master of Music with celebrated soprano Prof. Nancy Yuen and the Bachelor of Music (Honours) under renowned soprano Ella Kiang both from The HKAPA. She was the recipient of the Welsh Male Voice Choir Scholarship. She is currently a vocal instructor at The HKAPA Junior Programme.