Orpheus in the Underworld
Vania Lizbeth Chan is a versatile artist, active in the fields of vocal performance and academia (M.M., Manhattan School of Music, PhD, York University). A lyric coloratura soprano, Vania’s voice has been described as “gently shimmering” (Opera News, NY) and “lovely and agile” (@KarasReviews). She made her Carnegie Hall debut as a 1st prize winner in the Barry Alexander International Competition (NY). In 2022, Vania completed a European tour with Soundstreams, premiered the role of Wenli in City Opera Vancouver's production of CHINATOWN, and performed in The Glenn Gould Foundation’s Celebration of Gould’s 90th Birthday Anniversary, singing the music of Alma Deutscher. Upcoming: Vivaldi: But “Not the Seasons” (Rezonance Baroque Ensemble), Celia – Mozart’s Lucio Silla (Voicebox: Opera in Concert).