Praised for her “grease lightening coloratura” and “impressive dramatic versatility,” Caroline made her professional opera debut as Dorabella in with Maryland Lyric Opera. Other operatic roles include Angelina in La Cenerentola, Cherbuino in Le nozze di Figaro, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Luisa Fernanda, Meg Page in Die Lustige Weber von Windsor and Thelma in John Musto’s Later the Same Evening.
Caroline was named the first prize winner at the 2018 Lotte Lenya Competition. Caroline has also won prizes from the Kristin Lewis Foundation, PASF Santa Barbara, and the Henry & Maria Holt Scholarship Foundation. Upcoming projects include Isoletta in Bellini’s La Straniera, Lucia in Rossini’s La gazza ladra, and Anna I in Die Sieben Todsünden by Kurt Weill.
A California native, Caroline Hewitt grew up training at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco. She’s a graduate of Vanderbilt University where she studied Voice and English Literature and a recipient of the Hirsch Endowment Scholarship at University of Houston’s Moores Opera Center. Caroline is also the host of the podcast Music & Weights. More info can be found on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.
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