In 2008, Iris Vermillion was awarded the German theatre prize “Der Faust” for her outstand ing success in the new production of Penthesilea at the Dresden Semperoper. The mezzo-soprano is a much soughtafter guest at prominent opera-houses, such as the Staatsoper Unter den Linden, the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Bavarian State Opera, the Vienna State Opera, the Semperoper Dresden, and La Scala in Milan. Her repertoire includes such roles as Octavian in Der Rosenkavalier, Fricka and Waltraute in Der Ring des Nibelungen, as well as Brangäne in Tristan und Isolde.
Richard Wagner - Das Rheingold
Anton Bruckner - Messe F-Moll
Leoš Janácek - Mša Glagolskaja (Missa Solemnis) & Taras Bulba
Richard Wagner - Die Walküre
Richard Wagner – The Operas
Wagner - Der Ring des Nibelungen