Born in Toruń, Poland, she studied singing at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw under Jolanta Janucik. Currently, she is pursuing a Master of Performance at the Royal College of Music in London, studying with Amanda Roocroft and Gary Matthewman.
Ms Stasiak made her debut at the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera as Brigitta in Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta. Subsequently, she was Mařenka in Smetana’s Bartered Bride, Gretel and Sandman in Humperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel, Susanna in Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro, and Zerlina in Mozart’s Don Giovanni.
The artist has sung under the baton of such conductors as Valery Gergiev, Patrick Fournillier, Michael Roswell, Bassem Akiki, and Stanislav Kochanovsky.
She has performed in productions by Mariusz Treliński, Liam Steel, Grzegorz Chrapkiewicz, Beata Redo-Dobber, and Olly Platt.
Maria Stasiak is supported by the Helen Marjorie Tonks Award and the Josephine Baker Trust.
(photo: Bartek Warzecha)