RESUME 

EMC Candidate
 
Roles/Future Engagements

Nick and Nora

Hansel and Gretel

Company

The Threepenny Opera

Ruddigore

I Married An Angel

A Russian River Opera

Orpheus in the Underworld

The Sorcerer

Vera of Las Vegas

L’Elisir d’Amore

Hansel and Gretel

Anna Karenina

La Traviata

La Vie Parisienne

La Rondine

Le Nozze di Figaro

Carmen

The Haunted Manor

La Belle Hélène

Carmen

Madama Butterfly

Madama Butterfly

Orpheus in the Underworld

L’Incoronazione di Poppea

 

 

 

Maria Valdez

Hansel

Jenny

Jenny

Mad Margaret

Clarinda/Magda/Modiste

Featured Vocalist

Venus

Lady Sangazure

Show Girl

Giannetta

Hansel

Princess Betsy

Flora

Métella

Bianca

Cherubino

Mercedes

Staruszka

Hélène

Carmen

Kate Pinkerton

Suzuki*

Venus

Ottavia

*Understudy 

 

42nd Street Moon; San Francisco, CA

Solo Opera; Walnut Creek, CA

Town Hall Theatre; Lafayette, CA

Waffle Opera; San Francisco, CA

Role Players Theater; Danville, CA

42nd Steet Moon; San Francsico, CA

Livingston Sound; Healdsburg, CA

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

Lamplighters Music Theatre; San Francisco, CA

Berkeley West Edge Opera; Berkeley, CA

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

Golden Gate Opera; Marin, CA

Opera San Jose; San Jose, CA

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

Bay Area Classical Harmonies; Oakland, CA

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

Bay View Music Festival; Traverse Bay, MI

Martinez Opera; Martinez, CA

Martinez Opera; Martinez, CA

San Francisco State University

San Francisco State University

 

 

 
Stage Experience/Solo Work

Gorecki Symphony No. 3 - Soprano Solo       

Interactive Murder Mystery Theatre -Various Roles

Recording Artist – Mezzo Soloist and Flutist

The Great Gatsby - Featured Dancer

The Mystic Trumpeter - Mezzo Soloist

Lady Bracebridge/Music Theatre Performer

“Pie Jesu” from Requiem by Maurice Duruflé

Beethoven’s Mass in C – Mezzo Soloist

Hansel and Gretel – School Outreach Program

I Do Not Love Thee Three Ways for Mezzo-soprano

by Gary Friedman

Stage Door Canteen – Singer/Dancer

Three Songs for Mezzo-soprano & Piano-Emile Naoumoff

 

Ecstatic Music Festival; NYC, NY

Murder On The Menu; SF Bay Area

Prospector Films; Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Ensemble Parallèle, San Francisco, CA  

San Francisco Contemporary Chamber Orchestra

Bracebridge Dinner Show; Yosemite National Park

International Orange Chorale of San Francisco

Stanford Univ. Symphonic Orchestra and Chorus

Golden Gate Opera; Marin, CA

Goat Hall Productions; Oakland, CA

 

Bay View Music Festival; Bay View, MI

Menuhin Festival; San Francisco, CA (World Premiere)

Honors/Awards

NATS - First place Opera Aria division (San Francisco)

NATS - Second place Art Song division (San Francisco)

Graduate Teaching Associate in Applied Voice (San Francisco State University)

Pone Scholarship - Full Tuition (San Francisco State University)

2006

2006

2006-2007

2005-2007

2015

2014

2014

2014

2014

2013

2013/14

2013

2013

2012

2011

2010

2010

2010

2010

2010

2009

2009

2009

2009

2008

2008

2008

2007

2005

2014/15

2013

2013

2012

2012

2010/11

2010

2010

2010

2009

 

2008

2007

Education/Vocal Training

Bay View Music Festival

San Francisco State University, Masters of Music in Vocal Performance

Northwestern University, Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance

IIVA (International Institute for Vocal Arts) in Chiari, Italy

Summer 2008

2005-2007

1995-1999

Summer 1997

Teachers/Stage Directors/Coaches

Teachers: Catherine Cook (San Francisco Conservatory of Music), Antonio Nagore, Julia Neilson, Mignon Dunn (Northwestern University), Alissa Deeter (San Francisco State University)

 

Directors: Rhoda Levine (NWU), Roy Conboy (SFSU), Cesare Curzi (Martinez Opera), Richard Leigh, Joanie Schultz (Bay View Music Festival), Nicolas Aliaga, Jane Hammett, Philip Lowry & Dianna Schuster (Pocket Opera), Eugenia Arsenis (B.A.C.H.), Edna Garabedian (GGO), Brad Dalton (Opera San Jose), Brian Staufenbiel (Ensemble Parallele), Mark Streshinsky (Berkeley West Edge), Greg MacKellan (42nd Street Moon), Eric Hayes (Role Players Theater)

 

Coaches: Barry Lloyd (SF), Curt Pajer (SFCM), Marci Stapp (SF), Audrey Saint-Gil (NYC) 

 

Special Skills

Choreographer: Mr. D’s Music Club-2014, La Vie Parisienne & La Traviata-Pocket Opera, 2010

Dance: Tap, Flamenco, Swing (including Charleston) & Ballroom training

Accents: English, French, Spanish, Russian

Castanet-play and perform

Classical flute study and performance-15 years

Clothing Designer-accessories

Writer-children’s literature