Recipient of two special prizes from the 36th International Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition 2017, the young Spanish soprano Rocío Pérez started from an early age on her training in music, clarinet and drama and performed, at the age of 14, at Teatro Real Madrid the role of Sophie in The Little Sweep by Britten.
During the 2014/15 and 2015/16 seasons, she was a member of the opera studio in Strasbourg (Opéra national du Rhin) where she participated in productions such as Il matrimonio segreto (Carolina), La belle au bois dormant (La fée bleue), Ariane et Barbe-Bleue (Ygraine) by Dukas, Cendrillon (Anastasie) by Wolf-Ferrari, Pénélope (Phylo) by Fauré and La Cambiale di Matrimonio (Fanny) by Rossini.
From 2016 to 2018, Rocío sang in theatres such as La Fenice as Berenice (L´occasione fa il Ladro), at Deutsche Oper Berlin as Queen of the Night (Die Zauberflöte), at Opera de Lyon as Feu, La Princesse y Rossignol (L'enfant et les sortilèges) and Amore/Damigella (L´incoronazione di Poppea), in Paris Théâtre des Champs Elysées as Cleone (Ermione) and at Opera de Metz as Norina (Don Pasquale); she also took part in the world premiere Policias y Ladrones by Tomás Marco as La hija at Teatro de la Zarzuela in Madrid.
In 2018/19, Rocío reprised the role of Queen of the night at Deutsche Oper Berlin and at Semperoper Dresden. She made her debuts as Lucia in Lucia di Lammermoor at Deutsche Oper Berlin, as Nanneta (Falstaff) at Teatro Real de Madrid and as Olympia (Les contes d´Hoffmann) at the Finnish National Opera.
Highlights of the 2019/2020 season include Queen of the night at Semperoper Dresden and at Teatro Real de Madrid, La Comtesse Adele in Le Comte Ory at Opéra-Théâtre de Metz, Gilda in Rigoletto, Madame Herz in Der Schauspieldirektor and Donna Eleonora in Prima la music e poi le parole at Teatro La Fenice.