MEZZO SOPRANO

 

ROLES      
Rusalka Third Nymph (cover) The Metropolitan Opera 2017
Carmen Mercedes The Metropolitan Opera 2017
The Halloween Tree Kelly American Lyric Theater 2016
La Comte Ory Ragonde Loft Opera 2016
Il Turco in Italia Zaida Opera Southwest 2016
Cosi fan Tutte Dorabella Sarasota Opera 2016
Il Viaggio a Reims Marcehsa Melibea Rossini Opera Festival 2015
Maddalena
The Merry Widow Olga (cover) The Metropolitan Opera 2015
A Streetcar Named Desire Mexican Woman Merola Opera 2014
Hansel and Gretel Mother Little Orchestra Society 2014
La Cenerentola Angelina Livermore Opera 2014
Sakuntala Priyamvada Opera Grattacielo 2013
The Tempest (Sibelius) Ariel American Ballet Theatre 2013
Rigoletto Giovanna, Paggio Phoenicia Festival of the Voice 2013
Rigoletto Maddalena (cover) Phoenicia Festival of the Voice 2013
The Turn of the Screw Miss Jessel Palm Beach Opera Young Artist Program 2013
Enemies: A Love Story Tamara Palm Beach Opera Young Artist Program 2013
La Cenerentola Tisbe Palm Beach Opera 2013
La Traviata Flora Palm Beach Opera 2013
Carmen Mercedes Opera Theatre of St. Louis 2012
Lucia di Lammermoor Alisa Palm Beach Opera 2012
Florencia en el Amazonas Paula Palm Beach Opera Young Artist Program 2012
Roméo et Juliette Gertrude Palm Beach Opera 2012
Roméo et Juliette Stéphano (cover) Palm Beach Opera 2012
Madama Butterfly Kate Pinkerton Palm Beach Opera 2011
Madama Butterfly Suzuki (cover) Palm Beach Opera 2011
Pelléas et Mélisande Geneviève (cover) Opera Theatre of Saint Louis 2011

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING
Manhattan School of Music, Master of Music: Vocal Performance, 2008
University of British Columbia, Bachelor of Music: Vocal Performance, 2006
 
Merola Opera Program, Summer 2014
Caramoor Opera, Apprentice Artist, Summer 2013
Palm Beach Opera Young Artist Program, Young Artist, December 2012 - April 2013, November 2011 - March 2012
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, Gerdine Young Artist, Summer 2012, Summer 2011

 

AWARDS
Gerda Lissner Foundation, First Place, 2014
Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation Voice Competition, Fourth Place, 2014
Giulio Gari Foundation, Grant Recipient, 2014, 2015
Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation Voice Competition, Grant Recipient, 2013
George London Foundation, Encouragement Award, 2013
Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions - St. Louis District Finalist, 2013

 

ADDITIONAL SKILLS
Languages: Farsi (fluent), Italian (conversational), French (conversational), German (conversational)
Dance: flamenco, swing, salsa, samba, belly dance, ballroom
Instrument: flute, piano