David Pershall

David Pershall

David Pershall Baritone Biography Hailed by the New York Times as “passionate and resonant” and by Der Neue Merker for his “cultured singing,” American baritone David Pershall is quickly establishing himself as an exciting and vibrant artist. Last season, his...
Emily Pogorelc

Emily Pogorelc

Emily Pogorelc Soprano Biography Praised for her “lively, incisive soprano” by the New York Times, Emily Pogorelc is currently a member of the 2018-19 ensemble of The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center at Lyric Opera of Chicago. In the Lyric Opera of...
Chris Kenney

Chris Kenney

Chris Kenney Baritone Biography American baritone Chris Kenney, whose voice was called “lush” by Broadway World, is a 1st year member of the Ryan Opera Center ensemble at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. In the 2018-2019 season in Chicago, he will appear as the Master of...
Alexandra LoBianco

Alexandra LoBianco

Alexandra LoBianco Soprano Biography American soprano Alexandra LoBianco, whom the Seattle Times exclaimed, “gave a subtle but impassioned performance” as the title role in Aida at Seattle Opera, has established herself as a dramatic soprano of unequaled versatility,...
Josh Lovell

Josh Lovell

Josh Lovell Tenor Biography Canadian tenor Josh Lovell is in his final year as a member of The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. He is the 2018 Grand and Opera Prize winner at the 52nd Annual International Vocal Competition...