Irina Popova

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Irina Popova © Matthias Baus
© Matthias Baus

Irina Popova was born in Bulgaria, studied piano and flute and completed her vocal studies at the Sofia Academy in 1995. She won the "International Media Prize" at the International Belvedere Competition in Vienna. Her first engagement took her to the Lucerne Theatre. She has also made guest appearances at the Volksoper Wien, the theatres in Klagenfurt, Bielefeld, Kaiserslautern, Mannheim, Freiburg, Schwerin and Basel. Since the 05.06 season, she has been engaged at the Aachen Theatre.

Participates in

8. Sinfoniekonzert – Och härm ! – Oh weh / Oh jeh

Lady Tartuffe – von StuhlerKoslowski

Vom Fischer und seiner Frau – Musikalisches Märchen von Katharina Grosch und Malcolm Kemp

Vom Fischer und seiner Frau: Benedikt Voellmy, Irina Popova, Jelena Raki´c © Annemone Taake
Vom Fischer und seiner Frau: Benedikt Voellmy, Irina Popova, Jelena Raki´c © Annemone Taake
Il viaggio a Reims: Opernchor/Extrachor, Stefan Hagendorn, Vasilis Tsanaktidis, Larisa Akbari, Irina Popova © Annemone Taake
Il viaggio a Reims: Opernchor/Extrachor, Stefan Hagendorn, Vasilis Tsanaktidis, Larisa Akbari, Irina Popova © Annemone Taake
Il viaggio a Reims: Stefan Hagendorn, Wonhong Kim, Vasilis Tsanaktsidis, Suzanne Jerosme, Luzia Tietze, Larisa Akbari, Irina Popova  © Annemone Taake
Il viaggio a Reims: Stefan Hagendorn, Wonhong Kim, Vasilis Tsanaktsidis, Suzanne Jerosme, Luzia Tietze, Larisa Akbari, Irina Popova © Annemone Taake
Unerhört: Irina Popova, Younghee Hwang © Matthias Baus
Unerhört: Irina Popova, Younghee Hwang © Matthias Baus
Lady Tartuffe: Petya Alabozova, Elke Borkenstein, Furkan Yaprak, Nola Friedrich, Luc Schneider, Irina Popova, Jonas Dumke © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Petya Alabozova, Elke Borkenstein, Furkan Yaprak, Nola Friedrich, Luc Schneider, Irina Popova, Jonas Dumke © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Nola Friedrich, Luc Schneider, Irina Popova, Luise Berndt, Elke Borkenstein, Shehab Fatoum, Petya Alabozova, Furkan Yaprak, Jonas Dumke © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Nola Friedrich, Luc Schneider, Irina Popova, Luise Berndt, Elke Borkenstein, Shehab Fatoum, Petya Alabozova, Furkan Yaprak, Jonas Dumke © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Luise Berndt, Elke Borkenstein, Luc Schneider, Irina Popova, Petya Alabozova, Furkan Yaprak, Shehab Fatoum, Nola Friedrich, Jonas Dumke © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Luise Berndt, Elke Borkenstein, Luc Schneider, Irina Popova, Petya Alabozova, Furkan Yaprak, Shehab Fatoum, Nola Friedrich, Jonas Dumke © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Elke Borkenstein, Shehab Fatoum, Irina Popova, Nola Friedrich, Luise Berndt, Luc Schneider, Jonas Dumke, Petya Alabozova, Furkan Yaprak © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Elke Borkenstein, Shehab Fatoum, Irina Popova, Nola Friedrich, Luise Berndt, Luc Schneider, Jonas Dumke, Petya Alabozova, Furkan Yaprak © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Irina Popova © Thomas Aurin
Lady Tartuffe: Irina Popova © Thomas Aurin

Why do you make theatre?
Because I love it.

What's your favourite place in Aachen?
The apple orchard behind Aachen University Hospital (Karlsgarten).

What kind of future do you dream of?
One in which we live together peacefully.