Ensemble & Magnolia u/s
Laura Whittenberger (Ensemble, Magnolia u/s) is happy to join the cast of Show Boat. Praised in the Baltimore Sun for her “impressive voice”, Laura was named a “Must-See Musician” by Baltimore Style magazine. Laura sings in concert, opera and musical theater performances across the country. Roles this season: Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance at Theater at Monmouth (ME), Pamina u/s in Die Zauberflöte at the Winter Harbor Music Festival (ME), and Pauline in La Vie Parisienne with Long Island Opera (NY). Season concert/recital highlights: a series of French recitals as a soprano/harp duo; the release of a new album of Yeats-inspired Irish songs by R. Driver, Words that Sing in the Night. Laura was a winner of the Montpelier Arts Society Recital Competition and the DC Lyrica Classic Competition. Upcoming: Cinderella in Into the Woods at the Clear Space Theatre (DE). Education: Peabody Conservatory and Indiana University. www.