March 20th, 2015 by admin
Soprano Elizabeth Thompson, a DMA candidate at the University of Illinois, comes to the Midwest from North Carolina where she completed her MMus at East Carolina University. She has performed in masterclasses under the instruction of Thaddeus Motyka, Drew Minter, Donald Gray, Francesca Zambello and Darren K. Woods. Elizabeth has also performed numerous roles while in university, including those of Cherubino and Countess Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro, Magda Sorel in The Consul, Helena in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda and Rosalba in Florencia en El Amazonas. Additionally, Elizabeth has received awards from the national Orpheus Competition and the Metropolitan Opera National Council auditions.