Susannah Biller, soprano
Soprano Susannah Biller has been praised for her “incandescent, exquisitely supple soprano” (Dallas Morning News) and her “light, sweet lyric voice and coloratura agility” (Chicago Tribune). An alumnus of the prestigious Adler Fellowship Program with San Francisco Opera, she was seen as Frasquita in Carmen, Lolita in the world premiere of John Harbison’s Heart of a Soldier, Kristina in The Makropoulos Case and Madame Herz in Der Schauspieldirektor. Additional productions with San Francisco Opera include Der Ring des Nibelungen, Serse and Werther.
The 2015-2016 season included her debut with the Louisiana Philharmonic for Mahler’s 2nd Symphony, her return to Arizona Opera as Rosalba in Florencia en el Amazonas, and debuts with Lyric Opera of Kansas City as Adina in L’elisir d’amore, Des Moines Metro Opera as Eurydice in Orphée et Eurydice, and the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra. In the 2016-2017 season, she joins Beth Morrison Projects as the title role in Madame White Snake, San Diego Opera as Clorinda in La Cenerentola, Minnesota Opera as Kitty Packard in the world premiere of Dinner at Eight, and returns to Opera Theatre of St. Louis as Fraulein Burstner/Leni in The Trial by Philip Glass.