Lucy has 20 years experience creating, collaborating, developing and performing as an actor and classical singer. Her approach to text is as meticulous as it is to music, seeking to communicate an immediate and honest performance that is live and relevant.
Over the last 5 years Lucy has developed a performance style in which she coalesces her classical contralto with her spoken voice. In Ethel Smyth: Grasp the Nettle which premiers in 2018, and Kathleen Ferrier Whattalife! pianist Elizabeth Marcus provides a sound world, where music and spoken word seamlessly weave into and out of song, heightening the intensity and sentiment of both. Shakespeare in Song dovetails Shakespeare’s songs with spoken poetry from his plays and sonnets.