Sanja Kerkez


Sanja Kerkez
Opera singer
She started her studies at the Sarajevo Music Academy, and after only 6 months she debuted in the Sarajevo opera in the role of Musette (La bohème). She continued her studies in Belgrade in 1989. Upon graduation, National Theatre in Belgrade engages her for the role of Adele (Die Fledermaus), and after that in several roles in National Theatre such as roles of Rosina, Gilda, Violetta, Rosalinde, Lucia, Adina, etc. She won numerous awards such as Annual award of the National Theatre in Belgrade for the roles of the Lucia di Lammermoor, Gilda, Violette, as well as Golden honor for the contribution to culture of the “Kulturno prosvetna zajednica Srbije”. She has performed in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Bulgaria, Romania, Denmark, Bosnia, Macedonia, Greece, Croatia, Norway, Japan and France. She has appeared in opera and concert with conductors Simone Fermani, Niksa Bareza, Carlo Donadio, Alessandro d'Agostini, Alberto Garrido, Marco Berdondini, Johanes Harnait, Uros Lajovic, Djordje Pavlovic etc. She is the principal singer of the National Theatre in Belgrade.