Lucia di Lammermoor
(she/her) Recent: La Contessa (Le Nozze di Figaro) with Indiana University Opera Theater, Antonia (The Tales of Hoffmann) with Arbor Opera Theater. Upcoming: Bea (Three Decembers) with South Bend Lyric Opera. Upcoming educational credits include directing the Michigan Opera Theater Operetta Remix Workshop.
is represented by
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, 2021
South Bend Lyric Opera, 2021
Collaborative Recital, 2020
Opera MODO, 2020
Mary earned Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in vocal performance from the University of Michigan, where she studied with Melody Racine. Favorite roles at Michigan included Nannetta (Falstaff), Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro), Amy (Little Women), and the Queen of the Night (Die Zauberflöte). She also sang the National Anthem in the Michigan football stadium for President Obama and a crowd of approximately 85,000.
Mary is an alumna of Central City Opera Bonfils-Stanton Young Artist Program and the Brevard Music Center. Concert and oratorio work include Hanne (The Seasons) at Indiana University, and the soprano solo in major works with Midland Symphony Orchestra, Battle Creek Symphony Orchestra, and Detroit Community Choir), Saginaw Chorale Society, Michigan Pops and the Livingston Symphony Orchestra. She is also a teaching artist of Michigan Opera Theatre, where she directed their 2019 and 2020 Operetta Remix Workshop program and appears as a community outreach performer.
Mary currently studies with Carol Vaness.
— MLive.com, Ann Arbor News