Le Nozze di Figaro

Le Nozze di Figaro Company: Amarillo Opera Role:  Marcellina Melissa returns to Amarillo, Texas for performances of Marcellina in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro with Amarillo Opera. Amarillo Opera October 1 and 2, 2016 Performances at the Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts   You can watch Melissa in action as Marcellina with Michigan Opera Theatre on YouTube 

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The Mikado

The Mikado Company: Union Avenue Opera Role:  Katisha Melissa is delighted to make her company début with Union Avenue Opera as Katisha in Gilbert & Sullivan’s The Mikado, a role that she has performed over 150 times across the United States to great acclaim. Union Avenue Opera July 8, 9, 15, 16, 2016 at 8:00 pm…

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Elizabeth Cree

Elizabeth Cree (workshop) Company: Opera Philadelphia Role:  Doris Melissa returns to Opera Philadelphia in workshop performances of the freshly composed opera Elizabeth Cree, written by Pulitzer prize winning composer and librettist team, Kevin Puts and Mark Campbell.  Elizabeth Cree is set to receive its world premiere in 2017 as part of Opera Philadelphia’s exciting new O Urban…

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Le Nozze di Figaro

Le Nozze di Figaro Company: Utah Opera Role:  Marcellina Melissa returns to Utah for performances of Marcellina in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro with Utah Opera. Utah Opera May 7, 9, 11, 13, 2016 at 7:30 pm May 15, 2016 at 2:00 pm Performances at the Capital Theatre CAST Gary Thor Wedow, Conductor Tara Faircloth, Director Seth Carico, Figaro Craig Irvin, Count Almaviva Anya Matanovič, Susanna…

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Afternoon Tea with a Diva

Afternoon Tea with a Diva Company:  Opera Fort Collins Melissa welcomes the arrival of spring with Opera Fort Collins‘ 7th annual Afternoon Tea with a Diva gala.  The light-hearted event features a full British afternoon tea, a popular cake auction, and of course live performances of Gilbert & Sullivan selections and opera arias. Karen Stoody, Accompanist Sunday April…

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The Pirates of Penzance

The Pirates of Penzance Company: Amarillo Opera Role:  Ruth Melissa once again returns to her home state of Texas for performances of Ruth in Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance with the Amarillo Opera.  Melissa has performed Ruth more than 150 times and looks forward to sharing this role with Amarillo audiences. Amarillo Opera April 2, 2016…

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