Little Women Cast


Heather Johnson
Jo

Madison Opera Debut:
Madama
Butterfly


Recently:
The Page, Salome (Dallas Opera); Dinah, Trouble in Tahiti (Napa Valley Festival del Sole); Lizzie Borden, Lizzie Borden (Tanglewood Festival); Jessie, The Longwalk (Ame
rican Lyric Theater); Sandman cvr., Hansel and Gretel (Metropolitan Opera)
 
http://www.heatherjohnsonmezzo.com


Courtney Miller
Meg

Madison Opera Debut


Recently:
Flora, La Traviata; Page, Salome; Cousin Hebe, H.M.S. Pinafore; Mercédès, Carmen (Virginia Opera); Composer cvr., Ariadne auf Naxos (Glimmerglass Festival, Virginia Opera)

Upcoming:
Soloist, Ravel’s Shéhazade (Brevard Sinfonia)

http://courtneyallycemiller.com


Chelsea Morris
Beth

Madison Opera Debut:
The Barber of Seville

Recently:
La Statue, Pygmalion (Madison Bach Musicians); Caramoor Schwab Vocal Rising Star, Bel Canto / Can Belto (New York Festival of Song); Clori, Gli Equivoci nel Sembiante (Haymarket Opera); CD Release Recitals, Songs by Mozart, Haydn & Schubert; Clorinda, La Cenerentola (Green Mountain Opera Festival); Lisa, The Land of Smiles (Chicago Folks Operetta); Pamina, Die Zauberflöte (Candid Concert Opera)

Upcoming
: Apprentice Artist (Bel Canto at Caramoor); Emerging Artist (American Bach Soloists Academy)

www.chelseamorris.com



Jeni Houser
Amy

Madison Opera Debut:
Acis and Galatea
Recently with MO: Sweeney Todd

Recently: Frasquita, Carmen; Mother/Giant’s Wife, Jack and the Beanstalk (Virginia Opera); Josephine, H.M.S. Pinafore (Opera Saratoga); Najade, and Zerbinetta (cvr.), Ariadne auf Naxos (Fort Worth Opera, Glimmerglass Festival, Virginia Opera); Gretel, Hansel and Gretel (Opera for the Young)

Upcoming:
Queen of the Night, Die Zauberflöte (Minnesota Opera); Queen of the Night (cover), Cunegonde (cover), Candide (Glimmerglass Festival); Soloist, Carmina Burana (Madison Symphony Orchestra)

http://jenihouser.com


Brenda Harris
Cecilia March

Madison Opera Debut:
Die Fledermaus

Recently: Kostelnicka Buryjovka, Jenufa; Elektra, Elektra; Donna Elvira, Don Giovanni (Des Moines Metro Opera); Eleanor Iselin, The Manchurian Candidate; June Mathis, Dream of Valentino; Lady Macbeth, Macbeth (Minnesota Opera); Abigaille, Nabucco (Opera Carolina, Minnesota Opera); Turandot, Turandot (Sarasota Opera)

http://www.brendaharrissoprano.com
Eric Neuville
Laurie

Madison Opera Debut


Recently:
Scramuccio, Ariadne auf Naxos (Seattle Opera); Prince, Rumpeltiltskin (Opera Fairbanks); Don José, La tragédie de Carmen (Washington Idaho Symphony); Soloist, Beethoven’s 9th Symphony (Seattle Symphony)

Upcoming:
Abdallo, Nabucco (Seattle Opera); Soloist, Carmina Burana (Austin Symphony, Tucson Symphony Orchestra); Ulysses, Pénélope (Vespertine Opera)


http://www.ericneuvilletenor.com


Craig Verm
Freidrich Bhaer

Madison Opera Debut


Recently:
George Milton, Of Mice and Men (Tulsa Opera); Elmer gantry, Elmer Gantry (Florentine Opera); Douglas Hansen, Everest (dallas Opera); The Miller, El Gato con Botas; Tancredi, Il Combattimento; Daniel, I Have No Stories To Tell You (Gotham Chamber Opera); Marcello, La Boheme (Nashville Opera); Eugene Onegin, Eugene Onegin (Aspen Opera Theater); Count Almaviva, Le Nozze di Figaro (Ongaku-Juku Festival, Japan); Papageno, The Magic Flute (Pittsburgh Opera)

Upcoming:
Belcore, L'elisir d'amore (Opera Philadelphia); Der Graf, Capriccio; Sonora, Fanciulla del West (TBA)

http://www.craigverm.com




Elizabeth Hagedorn
Alma March

Madison Opera Debut


Recently:
Maddelena, Andrea Chenier (Opera en el Convento La Palma, Spain); Marie, Wozzeck; Leonore, Fidelio; Chrysothemis, Elektra; Leonora, Il Trovatore; Senta, Der Fliegande Hollander (State Opera Meiningen); Ellen Orford, Peter Grimes (State Opera Mainz).

Voice Faculty, American Instutute of Musical Studies (Graz, Austria); Adjunct Professor of Voice (UW-Madison)

http://www.elizabeth-hagedorn.com/english.html

Rick Henslin
Gideon March

Madison Opera Debut:
Threepenny opera

Recently:
Chorus, Sweeney Todd, Tosca, Carmen, Rigoletto, Lucia di Lammermoor (Madison Opera); Judge Turpin, Sweeney Todd (The Armory); Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, Les Miserables, Aspects of Love (Four Seasons Theatre)


Nathaniel Hill
Mr. Dashwood

Madison Opera Debut


Recently:
Gregorio, Romeo et Juliette; Butler, Henry Wotton cvr., The Picture of Dorian Gray (Aspen Music Festival); Owen Hart, Dead Man Walking; Don Alfonso, Cosi fan tutte; John Brooke, Little Women (Northwestern Univ.); Elviro, Serse; Bogdanowitsch, The Merry Widow; Orch's Servant, Der Rosenkavalier (Indiana Univ.); Masetto, Don Giovanni (Bay View festival)

 

Performances
La Bohème
Nov. 13 & 15, 2015
Feb. 5 & 7, 2016
April 15 & 17, 2016
July 23, 2016
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