About Katherine Jenkins
MULTI-AWARD WINNING SOPRANO KATHERINE JENKINS ANNOUNCES NEW ZEALAND SHOW
Having performed in some of the most iconic venues around the world, multi-award winning performer Katherine Jenkins will soon add New Zealand to the list, with an Auckland show date announced for November.
This is a long awaited return for this much celebrated artist, who was last in New Zealand with Plácido Domingo performing arena shows in 2011.
Britain’s best-selling classical artist of the past 25 years, who first came to public attention when she sang at Westminster Cathedral, honouring Pope John Paul II’s silver jubilee in 2003, will land in New Zealand in November.
Following on from the success of her debut album PREMIERE, which topped the classical charts for eight weeks in a row, making her the fastest-selling soprano of all time, Katherine Jenkins continued her meteoric rise to fame, with performances at the Rugby World Cup, at Buckingham Palace for The Queen, at the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo andiconic venues including Wembley Stadium and The Sydney Opera House.
Since becoming an international name, Katherine Jenkins has gone on to release 11 critically acclaimed studio albums, perform for the troops in Afghanistan, receive the Order of the British Empire (OBE) and numerous music awards, solidifying herself as one of the world’s most prolific crossover artists.