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Soprano Rachel Polacar '10 seen here as Gilda in a recent Achorage Opera production of Rigoletto (with baritone Guido LeBrón), will be heard in New York this summer in the role of Adina in Donizetti's Elixir of Love in a Long Island Opera Festival production. 
RACHEL POLICAR ARIA LINK: BABY DOE



Soprano Krystina Alabado '08 (left), seen here at the La Jolla, California Playhouse production of Miss You Like Hell with Daphne Rubin-Vega.  Krystina's other credits include the first National Tour of Spring Awakening and on Broadway: American Idiot, Lazarus and American Psycho and again on the Broadway National tour of Evita as the Mistress.  KRYSTINA ALABADO SONG LINK: EVITA





Dr. Jeehyun Kim '08 continues to add leading roles to her repertoire around the globe.  She's pictured here as Mimi in Puccini's La Bohème for the Seoul Opera Company.  JEEHYUN KIM ARIA LINK: PUCCINI

Kelly Jeanne Grant '92 is pictured backstage in her Madame Giry in the current Broadway cast of Phantom of the Opera.   She played Christine in the same musical on a series of Broadway National tours. Kelly is seen here as Kathy with Raoul Esparza in the Toni award winning revival production of Company:  KELLY JEANNE GRANT LINK: COMPANY

Dr. Tregony Shepherd '15 is seen here costumed as Madame Morrible in the current Broadway National Tour of Wicked.  Current studio member and tenor Nathan Sheppard (pictured here in the title role of Pippin in a recent Phoenix area production), is performing at the Pickelville Playhouse in Utah for the summer doing multiple roles in Shrek and in an original musical created by the producers of the playhouse.

Lately...



Current studio soprano Sara Sanderson (middle), is a current cast member of the Pickelville Playhouse in Utah this summer playing multiple roles in SHREK and a role in an original musical.
Mezzo  soprano Chelsea Chimilar '15 &'17  is performing Kathy in Jason Robert Brown's Last Five years for the Missed Cue Production of the Winnipeg Fringe Festival this season in Canada. She also has more exciting news TBA. 
Soprano Dr. Isola Jones (left), '16 recently gave a Master Class for the Martina Arroyo Foundation  in New York City.  A long time member of the Metropolitan Opera with over 750 performances to her credit, she received her Doctorate of Music Arts from Arizona State University in the Spring of 2016. Here she is with a familiar singing partner.  ISOLA JONES OPERA LINK: RIGOLETTO QUARTET



Kennedy McMann continues at Carnegie Melon University in Pittsburgh, PA. as a senior in the Theater Department as a drama major.

  Mezzo Barkley Harper (Romero) '13 is working in Los Angeles and just completed a series of video commercials promoting Women's Cosmetics. She's also involved in and completed a number of short film projects. 

Mezzo soprano Dr. Jinhee Shin '17 is performing the role of Suzuki in Puccini's Madame Butterfly in Jongju, Korea and will sing the role of Dorabella in Mozart's Cosi fan tutte in Seoul later on in the season.




Soprano Miranda Crispin '02 continues her work as singer/actress/teacher in France with the production of Crossroads (la crisée de chemins), pictured left above for the bilingual Paris Fringe Festival and as coach/consultant for Disney Paris on the show Mickey and the Magician (another bilingual production). She's rehearsing now for the role of Metella in a crazy-funny retelling of La vie parisienne (La vie parisienne...ou presque), with another French company called l'Elixir enchantée.

Tenor Ethan DePuy  '13 is becoming a regular in Baroque performance in Boston. He's currently singing the role of Jacquino in Beethoven's Fidelio (seen above) in Faneuil Hall and will be singing Bach Cantatas and St. John Passions this coming season there.

Mezzo Alyssa Chiarello '11 (left),  just completed a trilogy of roles for the Phoenix Theater this season with BEEHIVE. Previous shows were: the title role in EVITA and the role of Vanessa in IN THE HEIGHTS (as pictured above).  ALYSSA CHIARELLO SONG LINK



Soprano Jordan Zemp '17 was a recent finalist in a Musical Theater competition in Calgary, Alberta and gained some valuable experience and kudos from her judges.
Current studio 303 tenor Julian Mendoza booked the entire summer season as a young ensemble artist at the Utah Opera Festival in Logan, Utah.