Born in swansea, Claire graduated from the Welsh College of Music and Drama,
Cardiff in 1992.
Opera roles include Drusilla in l'incoronazione di Poppea, Miss Wordsworth
in albert Herring and Susanna in the Marriage of Figaro. Claire has
performed numerous concert and oratorio works throughtout Brittain, has made
choral recordings for BBC Radio 3, and also completed a telivised Opera
Masterclass with Dame Joan Hammond for HTV Wales.
In 1993 Claire made her professional debut on a tour of La Giaconda with
Opera North. Since then she has appeared in Elegies at the Libary Theatre,
Manchester, a series of Concerts at the International Festival of Music in
Caracas, Venuzuela and understudied and played the role of Carlotta in both
the Manchester and Edinburgh productions on The Phantom of the Opera. This
production marks Claire's West End debut.