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Her European success has been built on performances such as the world premiere of Peter Eötvös’ Le Balcon at Aix-en-Provence, Soeur Mathilde Les dialogues des Carmélites in Opéra National du Rhin, and appearances at the Savonnlinna Festival and BBC Proms. She sang the role of Orlofsky Die Fledermaus for Glyndebourne, and the title-role in John Browne’s Babette’s Feast and Kate Julian Owen Wingrave for the Linbury Studio of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
Her international appearances have included Knappe and Blumenmädchen Parsifal, and Garcias Don Quichotte, both at L’Opéra de la Bastille, Paris, conducted by James Conlon, Der Komponist Ariadne auf Naxos for Opéra National du Rhin, as well as the roles of Valetto and Fortuna in Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea in Aix-en-Provence, conducted by Marc Minkowski. Other appearances have included Vienna, Amsterdam, Toulouse, Opéra National de Paris, and Opéra de Nancy, where she appeared as Der Trommler Der Kaiser von Atlantis.
Allison made a welcome return to the podium of the BBC Proms in 2008, as part of the Vaughan-Williams 50th Anniversary celebrations, in his Serenade to Music with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis.