Maria in West Side Story. Previously: Woglindein Götterdämmerung (2017); Mary Hatch Bailey in It’s a Wonderful Life and Julie Jordan in Carousel (2016); Woglinde in Das Rheingold, Anne Egerman in A Little Night Music, andCountess Ceprano/Page in Rigoletto (2014); Adele in performances of Die Fledermaus (2013–14); Musetta in performances of La bohème (2012–13); and Plaintiff in Trial by Jury (2013). First prize and the Audience Choice Award in HGO’s 2012 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias. HGO Studio artist (2012–14).
About the Artist:
Andrea Carroll continues her portrayal of Woglinde, a role she sang in Das Rheingold when HGO began its Ring cycle in 2014. The HGO Studio alumna (2012–14) won first prize and the Audience Choice Award in HGO’s 2012 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias. Roles at HGO include Mary Hatch Bailey in the world premiere of It’s a Wonderful Life earlier this season, Julie Jordan in Carousel (2016), Anne Egerman in A Little Night Music (2014), Adele in performances of Die Fledermaus (2013–14), and Musetta in performances of La boheme (2012–13). This season’s engagements include Micaëla in Carmen with Opera San Antonio, Gilda in Rigoletto with Palm Beach Opera, and Mélisande in Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande with Garsington Opera. On the concert stage, she performs Mozart arias with Musica Angelica Baroque in Los Angeles. Last season, she joined the ensemble of the Vienna State Opera and during her residency she performed over 25 roles, including Gilda, Musetta, Adina in The Elixir of Love, Sophie in Der Rosenkavalier, Susanna in The Marriage of Figaro, Norina in Don Pasquale, and Papagena in The Magic Flute. Other recent engagements took her to Washington National Opera, Opera Santa Barbara, Seattle Opera, and Utah Opera. She returns to HGO next season as Maria in West Side Story.