Carolyn Sproule

Mezzo-soprano, Canada

Montreal born mezzo-soprano Carolyn Sproule is a recent graduate of the Houston Grand Opera Studio. In the 2014-2015 season she made her Metropolitan Opera debut as the Sandman in Hansel and Gretel and joined the Met roster for their productions of The Death of Klinghoffer, Manon, and Cavalleria Rusticana. She also returned to Houston Grand Opera as The Third Lady in The Magic Flute, and joined the Houston Ballet as the mezzo-soprano soloist in Stravinsky's Les Noces. In the 2015-2016 season, Ms. Sproule sings Maddalena in Vancouver Opera's production of Rigoletto, returns to The Metropolitan Opera roster for their production of Le nozze di Figaro and sings Inez in Il Trovatore, joins the Minnesota Orchestra for Handel's Messiah, sings the Third Maid in a new production of Elektra at Opéra de Montréal, and will make her European debut as Erika in Samuel Barber's Vanessa at The Wexford Festival.