This season, soprano Andriana Chuchman returns to the Lyric Opera of Chicago as Zerlina in Don Giovanniand to the Metropolitan Opera as Gretel in Hansel and Gretel, and makes her debut at Opera Omaha in John Adams' A Flowering Tree. She also appears in concert with the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra and the Rhode Island Philharmonic.
Recent engagements have included her debuts at the Metropolitan Opera as Adina in L'Elisir d'Amore and Miranda in The Enchanted Island, the Glyndebourne Festival Tour as the title role in Hänsel und Gretel,Washington National Opera as Magnolia in Show Boat and the Glimmerglass Festival as Guinevere inCamelot; Yum-Yum in The Mikado, Cleopatra in Guilio Cesare, Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, and staged performances of Orff’s Carmina Burana at the Michigan Opera Theater; Minka in Le Roi le Malgra at the Bard Music Festival, the title role in Flora, an Opera and Irma in Louise at the Spoleto Festival USA, and Alinda inGiasone and Dorinda in Orlando at the Chicago Opera Theater. A recent graduate of the Ryan Opera Center at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Ms. Chuchman has appeared on the opera company's main stage as Yum-Yum, Valencienne in The Merry Widow and in their productions of Die Frau ohne Shatten and Manon. She also sang student matinee performances of Adina in L’Elisir d’Amore and Le Nozze di Figaro with the Ryan Opera Center. Also a member of the San Francisco Opera’s prestigious Merola Program, Ms. Chuchman appeared there as Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro, Carolina in Il Matrimonio Segreto, and as Blanche in excerpts of Dialogues of the Carmelites and Clorinda in excerpts La Cenerentola
In concert, Ms. Chuchman has appeared with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in performances of the Brahms Requiem, the Ravinia Festival as a guest on the Prairie Home Companion radio show, and with the International Music Foundation of Chicago in performances of Handel’s Messiah ... read full bio