Indra Thomas is rapidly establishing herself as one of the world's major sopranos. In 2006 she sang Tippett’s ‘A Child of Our Time’ to open the BBC Proms and then as her debut with the Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Colin Davis. Indra has worked with conductors Sir Roger Norrington, Riccardo Chailly, Vladimir Spivakov, Jesus Lopez Cobos, Lorin Maazel and performed with the New York Philharmonic, Orchestre National de Lyon, London Symphony Orchestra, Boston Pops, Philadelphia Orchestra, Baltimore Symphony, and Gewandhaus Orchestra. She has performed at the Metropolitan Opera, Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Festival de Saint Denis, Carnegie Hall, and Tokyo’s Oji Hall.
Indra has sung Aida at the Bregenz Festival, Palm Beach Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Michigan Opera Theatre and at the Choregies d’Orange opposite Roberto Alagna. Other roles include Amelia in ‘Un ballo in maschera’, Liu in ‘Turandot’, Imogene in ‘Il Pirata’, Desdemona in ‘Otello’, Donna Anna in ‘Don Giovanni’, Elisabeth in ‘Don Carlos’ (five act French version, the title role in ‘Luisa Miller’, and Leonora in ‘La forza del destino’.
Indra has performed Poeme de l'amour et de la mer at the Mozart Festival La Coruna, A Child of Our Time in concert with Orchestra Radio France, a concert of Gershwin music with the Hong Kong Philharmonic, Beethoven 9 with Lahti Symphony Orchestra as well as the title role of Aida for Opera d’Avignon, at the Bregenz Festival, the Palau de les Arts Valencia and at the Choregies d'Orange. In the 11/12 season Indra performed Aida at the Hamburg State Opera and the Royal Albert Hall in London.