"Home for the Holidays"
Friday, December 22, 2023
Trinity Lutheran Church
Katherine Henly (HFTH 2023)
Praised for her portrayals in genres ranging from opera, to musical theater, jazz, and pop throughout the United States and abroad, soprano Katherine Henly has performed with Oper Köln, LA Opera, Washington National Opera, Hawaii Opera Theatre, Charlottesville Opera, Virginia Opera, The New York Musical Theatre Festival, The New York International Fringe Festival, The O’Neill National Music Theater Conference, and at The Royal Opera House in Muscat, Oman.
As a young artist, she spent her summers with Utah Festival Opera, Charlottesville Opera, and The Glimmerglass Festival. As a soloist, Ms. Henly has performed with Utah Lyric Opera, Utah Valley Symphony Orchestra, Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra, The Ramsey Wind Symphony, Palisades Virtuosi, Worcester Symphony Orchestra, Camerata New York, and in concert at Mechanics Hall and Carnegie Hall. She made her off-Broadway debut as Elsa in Sheldon Harnick’s musical Dragons at The York Theatre Company, and can be heard on the studio recording with Tony Award winner Michael Cerveris.
Last season, Katherine performed the role of Clorinda in Opera Maine’s production of La Cenerentola and was seen in concert with Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra and the Creede Musical Arts Collective. This season, she joins the South Florida Symphony for Handel’s Messiah and Minnesota Opera to cover Adina in L’elisir d’amore.
She is a graduate of Ithaca College (B.M.) and Brigham Young University (M.M.). Ms. Henly is represented by UIA Talent. www.katherinehenly.com