Romeo at Juliette, 21.4.2016, Prague State opera

  • The secondary cast offered strong support, with Štěpanká Pučálková in the trouser role of Stéphano stealing the show in the opening scene of the second half, tweaking the annoyed Capulets both verbally and physically. (Franz Kuznik, Bachtrack.com)
  • Aside from leads, Štěpánka Pučálková scored well in the trouser role of Stéphano. (Raymond Johnston, Prague.tv)

Madama Butterfly, 9.2.2016, Prague State opera

  • Štěpánka Pučálková presented herself very nicely as her (Cio Cio Sans) devoted companion and maid Suzuki, her darkly coloured mezzo stood out especially in the last act before the suicide of Cio-Cio-San. (Svatava Barančicová, Opera Plus)
  • Among other soloists, Štěpánka Pučálková beautifully expressed empathy towards Cio-Cio-San with her distinctive mezzo-soprano. (Helena Havlíková, Lidové noviny)
  • ..as well as Štěpánka Pučálková, who coped with the role of Suzuki with solid technique and acting credibility (Michaela Vostřelová, Hudební rozhledy)