On 10 May, it was announced that Lise is the 2021 International Opera Awards Female Singer of the Year! That same day, Lise made her Teatro alla Scala debut in the reopening concert of the opera house in front of 500 audience members. Riccardo Chailly conducted the programme featuring works by Verdi, Wagner, Purcell, Tchaikovsky and Richard Strauss.
Lise adds this award to her long list of accolades including Young Artist of the Year Award at the Gramophone Classical Music Awards in 2018 and winner of the Operalia and the Queen Sonja competitions in 2015.
On 13 May, Lise will sing the role of Sieglinde on stage at Bayerische Staatsoper with Jonas Kaufmann in a concert production of Wagner’s Die Walküre (Act I). The performance will be streamed live on 13 May at 20:15 CET, and later available as video-on-demand.