HANNAH SPIERMAN - SOPRANO
Soprano Hannah Spierman’s most recent opera performances include Agathe in Weber’s Der Freischütz with Bronx Opera, and Tatyana in Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin and Julia Jellicoe in Gilbert & Sullivan’s The Grand Duke with Utopia Opera, as well as soloist appearances with the Litha Symphony for Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music, with New York Choral Society and Canterbury Choral Society for Brahms’ Ein deutsches Requieum, and with the Garden State Philharmonic for Handel’s Messiah. A frequent performer with Bronx Opera, Hannah’s other roles with the company include Countess Almaviva, Musetta, Donna Elvira, Alice Ford in Verdi’s Falstaff, Birdie Hubbard in Marc Blitzstein’s Regina, and lead roles in two rarely-produced works by Vaughan Williams: Alice Ford in Sir John in Love and Tormentilla in The Poisoned Kiss. With other New York-area opera companies, she has performed the roles of Mimì, Micaëla, Echo in Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos, Giorgetta in Puccini’s Il tabarro, First Lady in The Magic Flute, and the title role in Gilbert and Sullivan’s Princess Ida. Upcoming performances include Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus with Oswego Opera Theatre. A graduate of the New England Conservatory, Hannah resides in The Bronx with her husband and frequent artistic collaborator, stage director Benjamin Spierman.