Jessica Lane, up and coming, internationally award winning soprano is a singer to watch! As a two time consecutive prize winner from the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (2015) and the winner of the Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg International Competition (2016), Ms. Lane is making her mark on the opera scene.
Jessica made her European debut as the title role in "Tosca" with Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg this summer (2016) which she sang again with Opera York in November 2016 and will be reprising with Southern Ontario Lyric Opera in March 2017. Other notable credits include: Adalgisa in "Norma" with Opera by Request (2016) Mutter and Hexe in “Hänsel und Gretel” with MYOpera (2014), Foreign Princess in "Rusalka" with the Halifax Summer Opera Fetival (2014), the title role in Carmen with the Halifax Summer Opera Workshop (2012), Der Komponist in Strauss' “Ariadne auf Naxos” with Opera NUOVA (2012), Nicklausse in “Les Contes d'Hoffmann” (HSOW 2011), Marcellina in “Le Nozze di Figaro” with UWOpera (2011).
Ms. Lane's musical theatre credits include: Bloody Mary in “South Pacific” (UWOpera 2011), B.J. in “Smokey Joe's Cafe” (UWOpera 2010), Alice Beane in “Titanic: A New Musical” (The Singers Theatre 2005).
Jessica recently returned from the Neil Semer Voice Institute in Coesfeld, Germany and has been reviewed as a"strong and consistent performer"(Halifax Herald, 2011) and “a sincere performer...sure to impress on the audition circuit” (Opera Canada, 2012).
When Jessica isn't singing or teaching, she can be found watching Netflix with her husband and cats, baking up a storm or taking long bike rides by the lake.