Soprano Colleen Nicoll completed a Master's in vocal performance at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance with distinction, and combines a successful career as a professional soprano with work as an animateur and choral conductor.
She has performed roles in numerous operatic productions, including the title role in Handel’s Semele, Tytania (A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Britten), Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro - Mozart), Diana (Actéon - Charpentier), Yum Yum (The Mikado - Gilbert and Sullivan), Giannetta (L’elisir d’amore - Donizetti), Lady Dunmow (A Dinner Engagement - Lennox Berkeley), Galatea (Acis and Galatea - Handel) and Queen of the Night (The Magic Flute - Mozart).
Most recently, Colleen performed the role of Seal Sister in the Scottish premiere of Granville Bantock's The Seal Woman with the Scots Opera Project and is looking forward to touring the production in 2023.
Colleen has a busy concert diary, working in the UK and abroad, and has recently recorded an album of Scottish classical art songs with pianist Andrew Johnston - Wi A Canny Lilt.
Colleen has completed outreach and education training with the Royal Opera House and English National Opera, and works as a workshop leader and performer with Scottish Opera.
She also conducts Pitlochry & District Choral Society and works alongside the Birnam Arts, providing outreach and educational projects in the Perthshire community.