A native of Portland, Maine, mezzo-soprano Abigail Levis holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music and the Moores School of Music at the University of Houston. She is also a recent graduate of the Vocal Arts program at the Bard College Conservatory. She is a resident artist with Utah Opera, where her upcoming roles include Despina in Così fan tutte. Other future engagements include returns to the Utah Symphony and Ars Lyrica Houston and a debut with Roanoke Opera. Engagements for the summer of 2014 include Ottavia in L’Incoronazione di Poppea with the Aldeburgh Festival Opera.