Romanian soprano Anita Hartig studied at the Gheorghe Dima Music Academy in Cluj Napoca, during which time she won several national and international vocal competitions. Whilst studying she also made her operatic début as Mimì in La bohème at the Romanian National Opera in Cluj Napoca in 2006.
Anita was a member of Wiener Staatsoper ensemble from 2009-2014, during which time she performed Pamina Die Zauberflöte, Despina Così fan tutte, Zerlina Don Giovanni, Mimì and Musetta La bohème, Marzelline Fidelio, Micaëla Carmen and Susanna Le nozze di Figaro.
Career highlights include her house debuts as Mimì at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Metropolitan Opera, Opéra de Paris; Antonia Les Contes d’Hoffmann and Violetta La traviata for the Metropolitan Opera; Mimì at the Wiener Staatsoper and Teatro Real Madrid; Micaëla Carmen for the Wiener Staatsoper and San Francisco Opera; Amelia Grimaldi Simon Boccanegra for her return to the Opéra de Paris; Liù Turandot for the Metropolitan Opera and Wiener Staatsoper Opera and Susanna Le Nozze di Figaro at the Royal Opera House and Metropolitan Opera.
Further highlights will include her debut at the Granada Festival and Mariella in Mascagni’s Il piccolo Marat.