Alumna career talk: Sara Womble, soprano (T '10)
Alumna Sara Womble will talk about her career as a classical singer and North Carolina Opera's upcoming production of "Carmen" in Raleigh, for which she is currently rehearsing. She's singing the role of Frasquita, one of the gypsies. Sara will sing a brief piece or two and there will be time for questions. At Duke, Sara studied voice with Elizabeth Linnartz and Susan Dunn and performed principal roles with the Duke Opera Workshop, soloed with the Duke Chorale, Chamber Players, New Music Ensemble, and the Choral Society of Durham. After graduating with majors in Music and English, she earned a MM in voice at Boston University, where she was a member of the Opera Theatre. Sara was a 2016-2017 Emerging Artist with Boston Lyric Opera. In March 2019, she will return to sing Lucia in "The Rape of Lucretia" with Boston Lyric Opera.