Donna-Marie didn't even know she could sing let alone sing opera!
At the tender age of 25 she decided on a whim to have singing lessons and within 6 months she landed her first principal role in an opera.
Since then, she has performed in operas and opera galas as a solo artist and with various companies and societies throughout England and Europe.
Roles performed include Susannah (The Marriage Of Figaro), Witch/Lady In Waiting (Macbeth), Casilda (The Gondoliers), Melissa (Princess Ida) , Countess Ceprano (Rigoletto), Gianetta (The Elixir Of Love), Mabel (Pirates Of Penzance), Aline & Costance (The Sorcerer) and Belinda (Dido & Aeneas).
Over the last few years Donna-Marie has performed at many exciting venues and events including: The Bahrain Grand Prix, The American Express Community Stadium Brighton, International Marbella Film Festival, Le Manoir Aux Qautre Saisons-Oxford, Marriott Hotel Group, The Goring Hotel-London, Ocean Village Festival Gibraltar, International Gibraltar Boat Show, Duquesa Castle Spain, El Monasterio De San Martin Spain, West Ham FC, Brighton & Hove Albion FC, the RNLI Proms, Torquay United FC, Exeter Chiefs RC and In 2010 Donna-Marie was shortlisted for the "BBC Radio 2 Dame Kiri Opera Prize".
In April and May 2013 and August 2015 Donna-Marie performed to over 30,000 football fans at the Amex Stadium, Brighton for Brighton & Hove Albion.