Hailed for her “warm, agile and full voice”, soprano Chelsea Lehnea is quickly establishing herself as an exciting young artist equally at home on both the concert and opera stage.
A 2016 alumna of the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice Singer Program, Ms. Lehnea made her Washington National Opera debut as Sister Catherine in Francesca Zambello’s 2017 production of Dead Man Walking.
In the winter of 2018, she joined the roster of Sarasota Opera to both perform Frasquita in Carmen and cover Adalgisa in Norma.
She made her New York debut with her initial exploration of the title role of Lucia di Lammermoor, performing excerpts from the opera under the aegis of the Metropolitan Opera Guild.
Her upcoming season includes a company debutwith St. Petersburg Opera (Florida) as Donna Anna in Don Giovanni, a company debut with Bel Cantanti Opera (Washington DC) as Euridice in Orfeo ed Euridice, and joining the Merola Opera Program at the San Francisco Opera for the summer of 2019.