American soprano Nicole Haslett will join the roster of the Metropolitan Opera in the 2014/15 season for its new production of Iolanta. Appearances for 2014 include The Ballad of Baby Doe at Chautauqua Opera, singing Sarah and covering the title role. As a 2013/14 Resident Artist with Portland Opera, she covered the roles of Lucia in Lucia di Lammermoor and Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance. She is a former Gerdine Young Artist with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, where she performed Echo in Smetana’s The Kiss. She studied at New York University and the Manhattan School of Music.