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Jennifer Holloway (Unknown)

Jennifer Holloway

The American mezzo-soprano Jennifer Holloway studied at the University of Georgia with Dr. Gregory Broughton and at the Manhattan School of Music with Marlena Malas before springing to international prominence in 2006 when as an apprentice at the Santa Fe Opera she took over the leading role of Le Prince Charmant in Massenet’s Cendrillon opposite Joyce DiDonato in the title role. Her success led to invitations to appear in leading opera houses in both the United States of America and Europe.Her repertory is concentrated on the major roles for lyric mezzo by Mozart and Handel including Dorabella in Così fan tutte (Dallas, Atlanta, Minneapolis, New York City Opera), Cherubino in Le nozze di Figaro (Dallas, Portland), Idamante in Idomeneo (Opéra National de Bordeaux) , Irene in Tamerlano (Teatro Real Madrid, LA Opera) and the title role in Serse (Pittsburgh). She made her debut with the Metropolitan Opera in New York in December 2010 as Flora in Willy Decker’s new production of La traviata and has also appeared at the Glyndebourne Festival in new productions of Hänsel und Gretel (Hänsel) and Falstaff (Meg Page), the Maggio Musicale in Florence, the Théâtre du Capitole Toulouse (Rameau’s Hyppolite et Aricie with Emmanuel Haïm), the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, and the Opera Theater of St.