Sarah Nordin has been praised by Opera News, as has her ability to “hold her own with the big guns” as Lola CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA with Orlando Opera. Ms. Nordin’s has received critical praise for her skills as a comedienne in numerous roles including Orlofsky DIE FLEDERMAUS and Isabella L’ITALIANA IN ALGERI. Recent Mozart roles include Dorabella COSI FAN TUTTE with Opera Tampa, Winter Opera of St Louis and Florida Opera Theatre, and Cherubino LE NOZZE DI FIGARO with both Opera del West and Long Island Opera.
Other recent roles include the title-role CARMEN in concert with the Livingston Symphony Orchestra, Flora LA TRAVIATA with Opera Tampa, Tisbe LA CENERENTOLA and Third Lady DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE with Salt Marsh Opera, Angelina (cover) LA CENERENTOLA for Orlando Opera, Zita GIANNI SCHICCHI and Marcellina LE NOZZE DI FIGARO with Hubbard Hall Opera Theatre, Isabella L’ITALIANA IN ALGERI, Meg FALSTAFF with Taconic Opera, and Prince Orlofsky DIE FLEDERMAUS with Geneva Light Opera and St. Petersburg Opera. Ms. Nordin has worked on the Metropolitan Opera’s productions of LES TROYENS, PARSIFAL, OTELLO, BORIS GODUNOV, NABUCCO and TURANDOT.
Ms. Nordin earned her Master of Music degree from the University of Tennessee and her Bachelor of Music degree from Lee University. She is also an accomplished French horn player and an award winning ballroom dancer.