Olena Tokar


Was born in Ukraine. From 2002 – 06 she did her vocal studies in Lugansk (Ukraine), followed by further training at the National Tchaikovsky Academy in Kiev and at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Leipzig with Prof. Regina Werner. She is the winner of numerous competitions, including the International Singing Competition in St. Petersburg 2007, the Lortzing Competition Leipzig 2012, and the ARD Music Competition 2012. She made her debut at the Semperoper Dresden in 2016 as Marguerite in Faust. She was a junior member of the ensemble at the Oper Leipzig during the 2009/10 season, and the following season joined as a full-fledged member.