"Julia Rutigliano is awesome as the temptress Venus with a beautiful and secure voice that has presence and very touching moments." (Kreiszeitung)
The German Mezzo Soprano Julia Rutigliano had as guest soloist engagements at the Bayreuther Barocktage and the Staatstheater Karlsruhe, where she had a great success as Alarico. She also performed at the Festival Avantgarde in Munich, the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz, the Staatstheater Nürnberg and at the Theater Bonn.
At the Staatstheater in Nürnberg she sang Flora, Lola, 2. Dame, Linetta (The Love for Three Oranges), Kate Pinkerton and Valencienne. At the Prinzregententheater in Munich she was Donna Elvira, Helena, Alarico and Liddy. She could be heard as Josepha Vogelhuber (Im weißen Rössl) in Bonn and recently sang Mary in Der fliegende Holländer Open Air in Braunschweig. She was heard as Carmen at the Theater Ingolstadt in 2009 and sang Donna Elvira with great success in Oldenburg.
Since the 2009/10 season she is a member of the Staatstheater Braunschweig, where she sang Carmen, Olga, Suzuki, Prinz Orlofsky, Aksinja, Hermia, Hippolyta, Carmen, Meg Page and Donna Elvira. In 2011 she made her debut as Tannhäuser-Venus in Bremen. 2012 she was heard in the world premiere of Mama Dolorosa von Eunyoung Kim as Nachbarin in Munich. A role she sang also at the States Theatre Braunschweig. Furthermore, she was Carmen at the Berliner Seefestspielen oper air. In the beginning of 2013 she was Siegrune in Die Walküre at the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino under the baton of Zubin Mehta. In 2013, she could be heard as Flosshilde (Rheingold/Götterdämmerung) as well as Siegrune (Die Walküre) in the new production of the RING at the Bayreuth Festival .