Sextus in Julius Caesar andCarla Mae in The House without a Christmas Tree. Previously: Second Secretary in Nixon in China (2017); Siébel in Faust, Lady Meresvale/Mistress Revels in the world premiere of Carlisle Floyd’s Prince of Players, Third Wood Nymph in Rusalka (2016);Olga in Eugene Onegin, Lady Columbia in HGOco world premiere of O Columbia,Johanna in Sweeney Todd, and Second Lady in The Magic Flute (2015). Finalist in HGO’s 2014 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias. HGO Studio artist (2014–17). Alumna of HGO’s Young Artists Vocal Academy.
About the Artist:
Recent HGO Studio alumna Megan Mikailovna Samarin (2014–17) was a finalist in HGO’s 2014 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias and is an alumna of HGO’s Young Artists Vocal Academy. Additional highlights include her Glimmerglass Festival debut as Marzia in the American premiere of Vivaldi’s Cato in Utica, as well as La Marchande in Les mamelles de Tirésias in her Wolf Trap Opera debut. This past summer, she sang Baroness Aspasia in Rossini’s La pietra del paragone as well as Son in Philip Glass’s The Juniper Tree at Wolf Trap Opera. Later this season, she will make her debut with the Houston ensemble Mercury in “Loving Clara Schumann,” a theatrical multimedia project incorporating the music of both Robert and Clara Schumann.