Melanie Wilson is a U.K. based multi-disciplinary performance maker. Her acclaimed work is founded on the contemporary interplay between sound art, experimental forms of composition, language and live performance.

Melanie is one of Sound and Music’s New Voices 2020/21, funded by Arts Council England, PRS Foundation and Garfield Weston Foundation.

Current work:
Composition and sound for Unsere Zeit, written and directed by Simon Stone, for Residenztheatre, Munich.

Libretto for Current, Risinga VR opera with Royal Opera House, composed by Samantha Fernando and directed by Netia Jones, opening May 21st, 2021. Tickets.


For 2021/22:
A new music/opera performance about parenthood and the climate emergency, composed by Melanie and co-written with Jessica Latowicki; supported by Royal Court Theatre, PRS Foundation’s Open Fund and Royal Opera House.

Oracle: Animals + Human + AI, a choral work for twelve voices and an AI, currently in development as part of Melanie’s New Voices composer support. 

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