CALAVERA

Frida (cancelled - Covid)

Opera Cultura | 2020

LAURETTA

Gianni Schicchi 

Phénix Opera | 2020

CARMELA

La Llorona

Opera Cultura | 2019, 2014, 2012

ERNESTINA

L'Occasione fa il ladro

Phénix Opera | 2018

SUOR GENOVIEFFA

Suor Angelica

Phénix Opera | 2018

FIRST WITCH

Dido and Aeneas

Phénix Opera | 2018

ANNA GOMEZ

The Consul

Just Opera | 2017

GIULIA

La Scala di Seta

Phénix Opera | 2017

CHIQUITA

Coyotes and Rabbits

Opera Cultura | 2017

WALDVÖGEL

Siegfried

Valhalla Productions | 2016

MONICA

The Medium

Phénix Opera | 2016

OSCAR

Un Ballo in Maschera

Verismo Opera | 2015

GERHILDE

Die Walküre

Valhalla Productions | 2015, 2013

NELLA

Gianni Schicchi

Opera Academy of CA | 2012

AMY

Little Women

Duquesne University | 2011

PRIMA CERCATRICE

Suor Angelica

Duquesne University | 2011

CIESCA (COVER)

Gianni Schicchi

Duquesne University | 2011

ROSALINDA

Die Fledermuas

Gettysburg College | 2009

MISS SILVERPEAL

The Impresario

Gettysburg College | 2009

LEONORA

The Beautiful Bridegroom

Gettysburg College | 2008

NANCY

Albert Herring

American Opera Studio | 2007

Church Singing Experience

FUNERAL CANTOR | 2015-present

Saint Elizabeth's Church

 

SOPRANO SECTION LEADER | 2015-2018

St. Paulus Lutheran Church 

 

VIGIL CANTOR | 2015-2016

Saint Elizabeth's Church

VIGIL CANTOR | 2013-2015

Star of the Sea

Production Experience

PRODUCER | 2019-Present

ALS Hope Foundation & Phénix Opera 

  • Home Concerts for Hope Series | 2020

    • A 3-part series of virtual benefit concerts via Facebook

    • Raised $5000 to benefit the ALS Hope Foundation

  • Concert for Hope at the Media Theater | 2019

    • Media Theater in Media, PA

    • Raised $10,000 to benefit the ALS Hope Foundation

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT | 2009

Atlantic Coast Opera Festival

  • Assisted in administrative tasks related to the production of La Bohème 

  • Communicated with venues and costume/prop vendors

  • Acted as Artist Liaison

    • Coordinating housing for out-of-town artists​

    • Acting as a point-person for artists to request information or assistance

    • Scheduling rehearsals

Choral Experience

TEATRO MISTRAL

Macbeth | Witches' Ensemble | 2019

FOOTHILL COLLEGE

Carlota (World Premiere) | 2015

WEST BAY OPERA

Lucia di Lammermoor | 2013

Otello | 2013

Teaching Experience

VOICE TEACHER 2009-Present

Elizabeth Patterson Voice Studio

  • Ages 4 to adult

  • Beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels

  • Opera, musical theater, pop, rock, acoustic, jazz

  • Experience with diverse clientele

    • Transgender (male to female)

    • Neurodiverse and special needs

      • ADHD, bipolar disorder, depression & anxiety, panic attacks, memory impairment, hearing impairment, intellectual disability, dyslexia, auditory processing disorder

    • Medical conditions affecting voice production

      • Turner’s Syndrome, TMJ, acid reflux, allergies, asthma

 

VOICE CLASS INSTRUCTOR | 2013-2015

Monastery of Perpetual Adoration

  • Prepared the sisters of the Monastery Choir for weekly mass and special adorations

  • Taught the sisters mass settings, hymns, chants, and special music

  • Trained the sisters in 2-part harmony and aural skills

  • Led weekly group classes and one-on-one sessions with individual singers

Degrees

MASTER OF MUSIC | 2012

Voice Performance

Duquesne University | Mary Pappert School of Music | Pittsburgh, PA 

 

BACHELOR OF MUSIC WITH HONORS | 2010

Voice Performance & French | Summa Cum Laude

Gettysburg College | Sunderman Conservatory | Gettysburg, PA

Training Programs

COMPLETE PACKAGE PERFORMER | 2014
San Francisco, CA

OPERA ACADEMY OF CALIFORNIA | 2012
San Francisco, CA

DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY LIRICA ROMA | 2011
Rome, Italy
Duquesne University, Mary Pappert School of Music

ATLANTIC COAST OPERA FESTIVAL | 2009
Philadelphia, PA

THE BEL CANTO INSTITUTE | 2008
Florence, Italy

AMERICAN OPERA STUDIO | 2007
Overland Park, KS
European Tour: Vienna, Prague, Bratislava, Budapest​

 

Honor Societies

PI KAPPA LAMBDA | 2012

Zeta Theta Chapter

PHI BETA KAPPA | 2010

Iota Chapter