Jasmine Habersham makes her OSJ debut during the 2018-19 season, appearing as Pip in Heggie and Scheer’s Moby-Dick. Roles performed recently by Ms. Habersham include Pip in Utah Opera’s production of Moby-Dick, Pamina in Mozart’s The Magic Flute with Opera Theatre of St. Louis, Papagena in The Magic Flute with Cincinnati Opera, Yum-Yum in the Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado with Kentucky Opera, Esther in Nottage’s Intimate Apparel with Cincinnati Opera Fusion, and Clara in Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess with Utah Festival Opera. She has also performed the roles of Papagena in The Magic Flute and as an Apparition in Verdi’s Macbeth at The Glimmerglass Festival. Upcoming engagements will feature her as Katie Jackson in the world premiere of Joel Puckett’s The Fix with Minnesota Opera, and Clara in Porgy and Bess with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
On the concert stage, Ms. Habersham has performed as a featured soloist in numerous concert productions including Szymanowski’s Stabat Mater, Schubert’s Mass in G, Bach’s B Minor Mass, Handel’s Messiah, and Duke Ellington’s Concert of Sacred Music.
A finalist in the Lotte Lenya Competition, she has also won numerous awards including 2nd Place in the 2018 Southeast Regional Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, The Strauss Award in the National Orpheus Competition, the John Alexander Memorial Award from University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, and the Young Artist Guild Award from Central City Opera.
Ms. Habersham has participated in several esteemed young artists programs including The Glimmerglass Festival, Central City Opera, Kentucky Opera, and the Brevard Music Center.
She received her Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance at Shorter College and her Master of Music and Artist Diploma from the University of Cincinnati College- Conservatory of Music.
Please visit Ms. Habersham’s website for additional information.