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Karin Seyfried Ensemble / Cover Romy Edler

Karin Seyfried © VBW / Gregor Buchhaus

Karin Seyfried studied ballet at the Vienna State Opera and earned her musical diploma at the Tanz-Gesang-Studio Theater an der Wien. Parallel to her studies she performed in DAS PHANTOM DER OPER, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES and later in ELISABETH (UA). In Germany she appeared in SUNSET BOULEVARD, SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER, 42ND STREET and in ELISABETH (title role) as well as in JEKYLL & HYDE, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, MOZART! and as Isabelle in MOULIN ROUGE STORY - DAS MUSICAL (UA). In Bielefeld she performed in SCARLET PIMPERNEL, CHESS, COMPANY and WIE IM HIMMEL. For her role in MIAMI NIGHTS she was awarded Best Leading Actress in a Pop/Rock Musical. At Bühne Baden she was seen as Mary Magdalena in JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR and at the Kammerspiele der Josefstadt as Paula in CATCH ME IF YOU CAN. She toured Austria and Germany with ICH WAR NOCH NIEMALS IN NEW YORK. At the VBW she recently thrilled audiences in I AM FROM AUSTRIA. In 2020 she can also be seen as Giulietta in ASPECTS OF LOVE at the Theater Arche and as Sharon in ROCK MY SOUL at the Wiener Metropol.