​​2008-09
Ana Steenerson, Soprano
Dawn Pierce, Mezzo Soprano
Patrick Kelley-Alvarado, Tenor
Justin Hopkins, Baritone
Jenny Bossa, Stage Manager
Cate Doss, Music Director/Pianist

2007-08
Ana Steenerson, Soprano
Dawn Pierce, Mezzo Soprano
Zechariah Baker, Tenor
Todd Van Felker, Baritone
Jarod Wilson, Stage Manager
Melissa Gilbert, Music Director

2006-07
Shelia Murphy, Soprano
Alissa Anderson, Mezzo Soprano
Zechariah Baker, Tenor
Sean Damm, Baritone
Sarah Stanley, Stage Manager
Christian Crans, Music Director/Pianist

2005-06 
Kimberly Monzon, Soprano
Alissa Anderson, Mezzo Soprano
Nicholas Larson, Tenor
Carlos Monzon, Baritone
Jaira Jorcha, Stage Manager
Blake Riley, Music Director/Pianist

2004-05 
Annie Burridge, Soprano
Elise Quagliata, Mezzo Soprano
Kelly Markgraf, Tenor
Chip Cothran, Baritone

2003-04 
Katherine Jolly, Soprano
Kelli Geogham, Mezzo Soprano
Thomas Rowell, Tenor
Patrick Jacobs, Baritone

​Fall 2016 Artists In Residence

Evelyn Saavedra, Soprano 
Gillian Cotter, Mezzo Soprano

Frederick Schlick, Tenor
Brent Hetherington, Baritone 

​ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM

The Pensacola Opera’s Artists in Residence program, now in its fourteenth season, continues to provide training and performance experience for young opera professionals. In residence here in Pensacola, from September through April, these artists perform roles on the main stage, cover principal roles, sing for numerous educational and community outreach programs and present an annual showcase at the Pensacola Opera Center. This year, the Artists in Residence will be presenting Glory Denied by Tom Cipullo .


Auditions are held every May for the Artists in Residence Program. 



​​​ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE ALUMS

2016

Allison Nicholas, Soprano

​Amanda Fink, Mezzo Soprano

​​Nicholas DeMeo, Tenor

Thaddeus Ennen, Baritone

Xavier Sarez, Music Director/Accompanist

Jessica Myers, Stage Manager


2014-15
Ariana Wehr, Soprano
Juliana Curcio, Spring Mezzo Soprano

Eliza Bonet, Fall Mezzo Soprano
Eamon Pereyra, Tenor
Matthew Konopacki, Baritone
Karl Anderson, Stage Manager
Nick Place, Music Director/Pianist

2013-14
Anne Slovin, Soprano
Eliza Bonet, Mezzo Soprano
Eamon Pereyra, Tenor
Ted Federle, Baritone
Karl Anderson, Stage Manager
Nick Place, Music Director/Pianist

2012-13
Jennifer Juilfs, Soprano
Ashley Cutright, Mezzo Soprano
Joe Shadday, Tenor
Mitchell Hutchings, Baritone
Ashleigh Dawn Kriegh-Fleming, Stage Manager
Emily Senturia, Music Director/Pianist

2011-12
Jennifer Juilfs, Soprano
Samantha Korbey, Mezzo Soprano
Joseph Shadday, Tenor
Mitchell Hutchings, Baritone
Carrington Konow, Stage Manager
Dana Sadava, Music Director/Pianist

2010-11
Ami Vice, Soprano
Jennifer Trombley, Mezzo Soprano
Eric Bowden, Tenor
Gabriel Preisser, Baritone
Emilia Allen, Stage Manager
Michael Sakir, Music Director/Pianist

2009-10
Ami Vice, Soprano
Candra Savage, Mezzo Soprano
Patrick Kelley-Alvarado, Tenor
Jason Coffey, Baritone
Sarah Coffey, Stage Manager
Joshua Pepper, Pianist