RESUME 

EMC Candidate
Roles/Future Engagements

 

Nancy, Play It Again, Sam

    Woody Allen

Town Hall Theatre; Lafayette, CA

June, 2016

 

Mrs. Perry Patetic, The Computer Kid's Magic Night

    Joann E. Feldman

Solo Opera; Walnut Creek, CA

2016

 

Maria Valdez, Nick and Nora

    Charles Strouse

42nd Street Moon; San Francisco, CA

2015

 

Hansel, Hansel and Gretel

    Engelbert Humperdinck

Solo Opera; Walnut Creek, CA

2014-2015

 

Jenny, Company

    Stephen Sondheim

Town Hall Theatre; Lafayette, CA

2014

 

Jenny, The Threepenny Opera

    Kurt Weill

Waffle Opera; San Francisco, CA

2014

 

Mad Margaret, Ruddigore

    Gilbert and Sullivan

Role Players Theater; Danville, CA

2014

 

Clarinda/Magda/Modiste, I Married An Angel

    Rogers and Hart

42nd Street Moon; San Francisco, CA

2013

 

Featured Vocalist, A Russian River Opera

    Hugh Livingston

Livingston Sound; Healdsburg, CA

2013/14

 

Venus, Orpheus in the Underworld

    Jacques Offenbach

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

2013

 

Lady Sangazure, The Sorcerer

    Gilbert and Sullivan

Lamplighters Music Theatre; San Francisco, CA

2013

 

Show Girl, Vera of Las Vegas

    Daron Hagen

Berkeley West Edge Opera; Berkeley, CA

2012 

 

Giannetta, L’Elisir d’Amore

    Gaetano Donizetti

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

2011

 

Princess Betsy, Anna Karenina

    David Carlson

Opera San Jose; San Jose, CA

2010

 

Flora, La Traviata

    Giuseppe Verdi

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

2010

 

Métella, La Vie Parisienne

    Jacques Offenbach

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

2010

 

Bianca, La Rondine

    Giacomo Puccini

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

2010

        

Hansel, Hansel and Gretel

    Engelbert Humperdinck

Golden Gate Opera, San Rafael, CA

2009

 

Cherubino, Le Nozze di Figaro

    W.A. Mozart

Bay Area Bach Ensemble; Oakland, CA

2009

 

Mercedes, Carmen

    Georges Bizet

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

2009

 

Staruszka, The Haunted Manor

    Stanislaw Moniuszko

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

2009

 

Helene, La Belle Hélène

    Jacques Offenbach

Pocket Opera; San Francisco, CA

2009

 

Carmen, Carmen

    Georges Bizet

Bay View Music Festival; Traverse Bay, MI

2008

 

Kate Pinkerton, Madama Butterfly

    Giacomo Puccini

Martinez Opera; Martinez, CA

2008

 

Suzuki (cover), Madama Butterfly

    Giacomo Puccini

Martinez Opera; Martinez, CA

2008

 

Venus, Orpheus in the Underworld

    Jacques Offenbach

San Francisco State University

2007

 

Ottavia, L’Incoronazione di Poppea

    Claudio Monteverdi

San Francisco State University

2005

 

 

 

 

Partial Roles Performed

 

Octavian, Der Rosenkavalier

    Richard Strauss

San Francisco State University

2007

 

Cendrillon, Cendrillon

    Jules Massenet

San Francisco State University

2006

 

Charlotte, Werther

    Jules Massenet

San Francisco State University

2006

 

Rosina, Il Barbiere di Siviglia

    Gioachino Rossini

San Francisco State University, 2006

Northwestern University, 1999

 

Erika, Vanessa

    Samuel Barber

Northwestern University

1997

 

Dame Quickly, Falstaff

    Giuseppe Verdi

IIVA in Chiari, Italy

1997

 

 

Roles Prepared

 

Despina, Così Fan Tutti

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Capitol Opera; Davis, CA

2008

Special Skills

 

Musical Director: Bay Area Children's Theater, StarStruck Musical Theater, East Bay Dance Center

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

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

Accents: English, French, Spanish, Russian

Instruments: Castanet, 2 Productions; Flute, 15 years

Clothing Designer: Accessories

Writer: Children’s literature

 

Teachers/Stage Directors/Coaches

 

Teachers

Julia Neilsen

Antonio Nagore

Catherine Cook (San Francisco Conservatory of Music)

Mignon Dunn (Northwestern University)

Alissa Deeter (San Francisco State University)

Sara Ganz (San Francisco State University)

Beth Major (University of Michigan)

 

Directors

Rhoda Levine (NWU)

Roy Conboy (SFSU)

Cesare Curzi (Martinez Opera)

Richard Leigh, Joanie Schultz (Bay View Music Festival)

Corey Wilkins (Capitol Opera)

Nicolas Aliaga, Jane Hammett  (Pocket Opera) 

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)

Joel Roster & Soren Oliver (Town Hall Theatre)

Sylvia Amorino (Solo Opera)

 

Coaches

Barry Lloyd (SF), Curt Pajer (SFCM), Marci Stapp (SF)

Audrey Saint-Gil (NYC) 

 

Church Solo Experience
 
Saint Lawrence O'Toole Catholic Church -
Leader Of Song 2017-2018
Oakland, CA
 
First Church of Christ Christian Science Church - 
Solo Vocalist Regular Substitute 2016-2018
Menlo Park, CA

 

Solo Work/Select Chorus

 

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Konertzale Latvija
Ventspils, Latvia
September 29, 2019

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

UMS University of Michigan

Michigan Theater

Ann Arbor, MI

April 14, 2018

 

Vocal Soloist, They're Playing My Song!

Broadway Musical Event

Role Players Ensemble-Village Theater

Danville, CA

March, 2018

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

New Sounds Live at Brookfield Place

Winter Gardens, NYC

October 13, 2017

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Festival International Musique Actuelle Victoriaville

Victoriaville, QC

May 18, 2017

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Big Ears Festival, Knoxville, TN

March, 2017

Alto Soloist, Mass in G

    Franz Schubert

OSLC Concert Series

Lafayette, CA

March, 2017

Vocal Soloist, Curtain UP, Light the Lights!

Broadway Musical Magic

Role Players Ensemble-Village Theater

Danville, CA

March, 2017

Mezzo-soprano Soloist

Irregular Resolutions Winter Concert

The Center for New Music

San Francisco CA

February, 2017

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Katowice Miasto Ogrodow Instytucja Kultury im. Krystyny Bochenec

Katowice, Poland

December, 2016

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

Huddersfield, UK

November, 2016

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Walker Arts Center - Minneapolis, MN

September, 2016

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

S.P.A.C.E. - Evanston, IL 

September, 2016

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Montreal Pop Music Festival

September, 2016

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Muziekgebouw; Amsterdam, NL

September, 2016

 

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Ottawa Music Festival; Ottawa, Canada

June, 2016

 

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

CD Release Performance at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC

April, 2016

 

Alto Soloist, Faure Requiem

    Gabriel Faure

Our Savior's Lutheran Church

March, 2016

 

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Moers Music Festival; Moers, Germany

2015

 

Soprano Solo, Symphony No. 3

    Henryk Gorecki 

Ecstatic Music Festival; New York, NY

2014

 

Mezzo Soloist and Flutist, Last Woman Standing documentary

Prospector Films; Montreal, Quebec, Canada

2014

 

Various Roles, Interactive Murder Mystery Theatre

Murder On The Menu; SF Bay Area

2013-15

 

Featured Dancer, The Great Gatsby

    Jacques Desjardins

Opera Parallèle; San Francisco, CA

2012

 

Mezzo Soloist, The Mystic Trumpeter

SF Contemporary Chamber Orchestra; San Francisco, CA

2012

 

Lady Bracebridge, Bracebridge Dinner Show

Ahwahnee Hotel; Yosemite National Park, CA

2010

 

Alto Soloist, Mass in C

     Ludwig von Beethoven

Stanford University Symphonic Orchestra and Chorus

2010

 

Soloist, “Pie Jesu” from Requiem

    Maurice Duruflé

International Orange Chorale of San Francisco

2010 

 

Mezzo-Soprano, The Great Sea 

    Gary Friedman

Irregular Resolutions 5th Annual New Music Concert

2009

 

Mezzo-Soprano, I Do Not Love Thee Three Ways 

    Gary Friedman

Goat Hall Productions, Oakland, CA

2009

 

Capitol Opera Gala

Capitol Opera, Davis, CA

2008

 

Stage Door Canteen

Bay View Music Festival

Traverse Bay, MI

Summer 2008

 

Martinez Opera Opening Gala

Martinez Opera, Martinez, CA

2008

 

Martinez Opera Outreach Tour

Martinez Opera, Martinez, CA

2007

 

Golden Gate Opera Gala series

Golden Gate Opera, San Rafael, CA

2007

 

Three Songs for Mezzo-Soprano & Piano

    Emile Naoumoff

Yehudi Menuhin Festival (World Premiere)

2007

 

Mezzo-Soprano soloist, “Pie Jesu” from Requiem

    Maurice Duruflé

Provence, Paris, Rouen, France

2006

 

 

Ensemble

 

Book of Days

    Meredith Monk

Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi

San Francisco

2004

 

Les Contes d’Hoffman

    Jacques Offenbach

Northwestern University

1998

 

La Bohème

    Giacomo Puccini

Northwestern University

1997

 

Die Zauberflöte

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Northwestern University

1996

Honors/Awards

 

First place Opera Aria division

NATS, San Francisco, 2006

 

Second place Art Song division

NATS, San Francisco, 2006

 

Graduate Teaching Associate in Applied Voice 

San Francisco State University, 2006-2007

 

Pone Scholarship - Full Tuition

San Francisco State University, 2005-2007

 

Bel Canto Competition - Honorable Mention

Chicago, 1997

 

Education/Vocal Training

 

Bay View Music Festival

Traverse Bay, MI

Summer 2008

 

Masters of Music; Vocal Performance

San Francisco State University, 2007

 

Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance

Northwestern University, 1999

 

IIVA (International Institute for Vocal Arts)

Chiari, Italy, 1997