Soprano Amanda Woodbury is a member of the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program. She will make her LA Opera debut as Micaëla in Carmen (Sept. 28, 2013) with subsequent appearances as Papagena in The Magic Flute. In 2013, she performed Lauretta in Gianni Schicchi at the Aspen Music Festival. She was also a soloist in the Britten Art Song Prelude at the Colburn School. In 2011, she was the second place winner for the Mid-South Region of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. She recently completed her master’s degree in vocal performance at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, where her roles have included Donna Anna in Don Giovanni and Madame Lidoine in Dialogues of the Carmelites. She also recently performed the Countess in The Marriage of Figaro with the CCM Summer Program. In 2010, she was a studio artist with Opera North, where she performed scenes from Rossini’s La Cenerentola (Cinderella) and Puccini’s Edgar.