Kayla Beard

Opera/Musicals

CeeCee*

Blue Fairy/Olympia

Suor Genovieffe+

2nd Cercatrice

Dorothea

Susanna

Soeur Anne de La Croix

Abigail Williams

Minerva

 

Gilda^

Governess^

Carolina^

2nd Knabe^

Mrs. P^

Tatyana^

Miss Pinkerton^

Dorothy

Soloist

Soloist

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Super

Royal Flush

Pinocchio, a children's opera

Suor Angelica

Suor Angelica

Middlemarch in Spring

Le nozze di Figaro

Dialogues des Carmélites

The Crucible

Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria

Rigoletto

The Turn of the Screw

Il matrimonio segreto

Die Zauberflöte

Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

Eugene Onegin

Old Maid and the Thief

The Wizard of Oz

Smokey Joe's Café Review

Oh Boy! Gershwin Review

Cavelleria rusticana

Lucia di Lammermoor

Aida

La bohème

Pirates of Penzance

Nero Monologues, US Premiere

Marble City Opera

Marble City Opera

Marble City Opera

Marble City Opera

University of Tennessee Opera Theater

University of Tennessee Opera Theater

Harrower Opera Workshop

University of Tennessee Opera Theater

University of Tennessee Opera Theater

University of Tennessee

Harrower Opera Workshop

Harrower Opera Workshop

Harrower Opera Workshop

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Winona Community Theater

Winona State University

Winona State University

Knoxville Opera

Knoxville Opera

Knoxville Opera

Knoxville Opera

Knoxville Opera

Marble City Opera

2021

2020

2019

2019

2018

2018

2017

2017

2016

2018

2017

2017

2017

2012

2011

2010

 

2006

2007

2008

2019

2019

2018

2018

2017

2019

Concert

Soloist

Soprano

Thanksgiving Oratorio Concert

A Nutcracker Ballet, World Premiere

Rexburg Turkey Choir

Idaho Falls Ballet Pit Orchestra

2012

2013

Awards

NATS

Regional Advanced Classical Women

NATS South East Region

2017

Education

Young Artist Programs

Harrower Opera Workshop

Marble City Opera Young Artists

Degrees

University of Tennessee, M.M Opera Performance

Brigham Young University- Idaho, B.M. Vocal Performance

Winona State University, Studies in Music Education

Voice Teachers

Lorraine DiSimone

Kristine Ciesinski

Jon Linford

Suzanne Draayer

Directors

James Marvel

W. Dwight Coleman

Brian Deedrick

David Olsen

Conductors

Allan R. Scott

Kevin Class

Rolando Salazar

Robert Tueller

Coaches

Eileen Downey

Kelvin Ying

Logan Souther

Special Skills

Accompanist (13 years), Teaching Experience (Private studio and public school substitute), Stage Management, Arts Administration

*Upcoming Performance

+Cover Role

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