After initial studies at Lithuania’s Academy of Music and Theatre, Justina Gringyte joined the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and London’s National Opera Studio. She is a former Samling Scholar and was a member of the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme in the 2011/12 and 2012/13 seasons.
For the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, her roles have included Flora (La traviata), Third Nymph (Rusalka), Maddalena (Rigoletto) in the Placido Domingo Gala, Third Innocent (Minotaur), Albina (La donna del lago), Maddalena (Il viaggio a Reims), and Suzy (La rondine).Additionally, she covered Fenena (Nabucco), Flosshilde (Rheingold/Götterdämmerung), Dorabella (Cosi fan tutte), Meg Page (Falstaff) and La Marchesa Melibea (Il viaggio a Reims).
In 2013/14, Justina returns to the ROH as Flowermaiden in Parsifal and makes house debuts with ENO as Maddalena (Rigoletto) in a new production by Christopher Alden, and with WNO as Fenena (Nabucco). The production will be also be presented at the Savonlinna Festival. She will return to the ROH in 2014/15 as Maddalena (Rigoletto).