American soprano Kiri Deonarine has performed Sophie in Werther at Lyric Opera of Chicago and Fiakermilli in Arabella with Santa Fe Opera. Last season, she made her Metropolitan Opera debut as the Polovtsian Maiden in Prince Igor and debuted at Michigan Opera Theatre in A View from the Bridge. She will return to the Met as Frasquita in Carmen. From 2011 to 2013, she was a member of the Ryan Opera Center at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, with roles including Gilda in Rigoletto. Previously, she was a member of the Houston Grand Opera Studio where her roles included Adina in L’Elisir d’Amore.