[Opera Repertoire]

Suggested Opera Repertoire

composer work role
Adamo Little Women Cecilia March
Bizet Carmen Carmen, Mercedes
Britten Albert Herring Mrs. Herring
Britten Peter Grimes Mrs. Sedley
Britten The Turn of the Screw Mrs. Grose
Copland The Tender Land Ma Moss
Cilea Adriana Lecouvreur Principessa di Bouillion
Donizetti La Fille du Regiment Marquise de Birkenfeld
Donizetti Lucia di Lammermoor Alise
Dvorak Rusalka Jezibaba
Falla La Vida Breve Abuela
Floyd Susannah Mrs. McLean
Giordano Andrea Chenier Madelon
Glass Akhnaten Nefertiti
Gluck Orfeo ed Euridice Orfeo
Gounod Faust Marthe
Gounod Romeo et Juliette Gertrude
Handel Semele Juno
Humperdinck Hansel and Gretel Witch, Mother
Menotti Amahl and the Night Visitors Mother
Menotti The Medium Mme. Flora
Menotti The Consul Mother, Secretary
Monteverdi L’Incoronazione di Poppea Ottavia
Moore The Ballad of Baby Doe Augusta Tabor, Mama McCourt
Mozart The Magic Flute Third Lady
Mozart The Marriage of Figaro Marcellina
Offenbach The Tales of Hoffmann La Voix de La Mere
Poulenc Dialogues of the Carmelites Mme. De Croissy, Mére Marie
Prokofiev The Love for Three Oranges Fata Morgana
Puccini Madame Butterfly Suzuki
Puccini Il Trittico Frugola, Zia Principessa, Zita
Purcell Dido and Aeneas Sorceress
Rossini L’Italiana in Algiers Isabella
Rossini Il Barbiere di Siviglia Berta
Strauss Capriccio Clairon
Strauss Der Rosenkavalier Annina
Strauss Die Frau Ohne Schatten Amme Die Frau Ohne Schatten Amme
Strauss Elektra Klytamnestra
Strauss Salome Herodias
Stravinksy The Rake’s Progress Baba the Turk, Mother Goose
Stravinksy Oedipus Rex Jocasta
Tschaikovsky Eugen Onegin Nurse, Larina
Verdi Falstaff Dame Quickly
Verdi II Trovatore Azucena
Verdi La Traviata Flora
Verdi Otello Emilia
Verdi Rigoletto Maddalena
Wagner Der Fliegende Hollaender Mary
Wagner The Ring Erda, Fricka, Schwertleite
Ward The Crucible Elizabeth Proctor, Rebecca Nurse

Operetta/Musical Repertoire

composer work role
Bernstein Candide Old Lady
Bernstein Trouble in Tahiti Dinah
Gilbert/Sullivan HMS Pinafore Buttercup
Gilbert/Sullivan he Mikado Katisha
Offenbach La Grand Duchesse du Gerolstein Duchesse
Offenbach Orpheus in the Underworld Public Opinion
Rodgers & Hammerstein South Pacific Bloody Mary
Rodgers & Hammerstein The Sound of Music Mother Abbess
Sondheim A Little Night Music Mme. Armfeldt
Sondheim Sweeney Todd Mrs. Lovett
Strauss, Jr. Der Ziguenerbaron Czipra
Strauss, Jr. Die Fledermaus Prince Orlofsky
Weill The Threepenny Opera Mrs. Peachum