American soprano Meagan Miller (Donna Anna) makes her WNO debut with this production. Born in Wilmington, Delaware, she studied at Washington and Lee University, the Juilliard School and the Juilliard Opera Center, and is a winner of the MET National Council Auditions and the George London Competition. Since her European debut as Ariadne auf Naxos in 2009, she is making celebrated debuts on important stages all over the world, interpreting the leading ladies of Mozart, Strauss, Verdi and Wagner. Her repertoire also includes Strauss’ Daphne and Danae, Wagner’s Elsa, Sieglinde, Eva and Elisabeth, Verdi’s Desdemona and Elisabetta as well as Contessa Almaviva, Rosalinde, Ellen Orford, Minnie and Marie/Marietta (Die Tote Stadt). Recent engagements led her to the Munich State Opera, Hamburg State Opera, Leipzig Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Vienna State Opera, New York City Opera, Teatro Massimo di Palermo, Montreal, Luxembourg, as well as the Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Edinburgh Festival, Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, Kennedy Center and Hollywood Bowl. Future plans include debuts in Tokyo, Monte Carlo, Lucerne and Melbourne, plus returns to the Hamburg and Vienna State Operas.