Brought up in Cornwall, Rebecca began her training with the National Youth Ballet and National Youth Music Theatre before continuing her vocal studies at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and Karlsruhe Musikhochschule. She was the recipient of the Dame Hilda Bracket Award for Comedy in Opera for her performance of Mary Turner in Let ‘Em Eat Cake (Opera North / Sadler’s Wells; BBC Radio 3 Live Broadcast). Other operatic roles include Innamorato/ L’Ospedale (Solomon’s Knot); Rose Maybud/ Ruddigore, 1st Witch/ Dido and Aeneas, cover Lidochka/ Paradise Moscow (Opera North); Lolo/ The Merry Widow, Ida/ Die Fledermaus, Kate/ The Yeomen of the Guard (Philharmonia/ RFH & RLPO); Mabel/ The Pirates of Penzance (G&S Opera Company/ Carl Rosa Opera); Rose Maybud/ Ruddigore, Jennifer/ Do I hear a waltz? (Charles Court Opera); Maddalena/ Monteverdi’s Flying Circus (Armonico Consort); Marie/ Peter the Great (Opera South); Gaia/ Rainforest, Sivene/ Le Cinesi (Opera Minima); Papagena/ The Magic Flute (Longborough Festival Opera); Wife/ Madame X (Arcola Theatre); Barbarina/ The Marriage of Figaro (Opera Brava). Future performances include The Wife in the UK premiere of The Juniper Tree by Philip Glass and Robert Moran and Royalty in Herakles, a new oratorio by Tim Benjamin.