Opera on the River 2023 Headliner
Sunday, July 30, 2023
Lowell Park, Stillwater, MN
Anne Marie Stanley (OOTR 2023)
Anne Marie Stanley is from Princeton, New Jersey (USA). She earned her Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance from Westminster Choir College in Princeton and her Master of Music in Voice Performance from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University in Houston, Texas. Anne Marie recently made her Royal Opera House Main Stage debut as the Third Wood Spirit in Dvorak's Rusalka and her Royal Opera House Linbury Theatre debut as the title role in Benjamin Britten's The Rape of Lucretia. Recent highlights include Thurza (cover) in Dame Ethyl Smyth’s The Wreckers at Glyndebourne Festival Opera and Olga in Eugene Onegin at the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 2022 she was named a Grand Finals Winner of The Metropolitan Opera Laffont Competition where she received the Faith P. Geier Award. Awards include First Prize in the 2021 Giulio Giargiari Bel Canto Competition at the Academy of Vocal Arts and Grand Finalist in the Vincerò World Singing Competition in Naples, Italy.