Harlem Opera Theater

Flora won 2nd Place in the Harlem Opera Theater’s Vocal Competition,  held on Friday, May 15, 2009, at the Leonard Nimoy Thalia Studio at Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway @ 95th St., in New York City.

Flora was invited to participate in a Master Class conducted by acclaimed soprano Osceola Davis on Friday, June 19, 2009 and Saturday, June 20, 2009.

She was invited to perform in Winners’ Concert on July 19, 2009, at 5 pm at Convent Avenue Baptist Church on 420 West 145th St., New York City.

To view the winners of the competition, please refer to http://www.harlemoperatheater.org/.

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With the Manhattan Chamber Opera Company, featuring beloved favorites by Rossini,  Donizetti, and Bellini.

Where: Riverside Church at Columbia University, 490 Riverside Drive, New York, NY.

When: 7:30 pm. Saturday, February 21, 2009.

Admission is $20.

Oratorio Night

January 1, 2009

An evening of sacred song with the Manhattan Chamber Opera Company. Featuring works by Handel, Dvorak, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Berlioz, Schumann, Rossini, and Bach.

Where: Riverside Church at Columbia University, 490 Riverside Drive, New York, NY.

When: 7:30 pm. Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009.

December Showcase

December 16, 2008

If you missed the first one, come see Flora sing her  “Spanish Set”, featuring songs from In The Heights and Bye Bye Birdie,  in her last cabaret of the year at Don’t Tell Mama!

When: Wednesday, Dec. 17th, 9 pm, 2008.

For more information, please refer to “November Showcase” below.

“Giulio Cesare”

December 13, 2008

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Flora will be playing Nireno in the Manhattan Chamber Opera Company’s production of Handel’s Giulio Cesare.

Where: Stamford, CT. Venue: TBA.

When: 7:30-10 pm. Dec. 13, 2008.

November Showcase

November 18, 2008

Come see Flora perform in her first New York City showcases!

Where: Don’t Tell Mama (343 W. 46th Street, New York, NY)

Host/Pianist: Seth Bisen-Hersh

For reservations, call the venue at (212) 757-0788 after 4 pm.

When: 7 pm. Tuesday, Nov. 18th,  2008.

Admission: $10 cover/ 2 drink minimum (CASH ONLY).

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Flora as  “Cordelia Gonzalez”  in the inaugural production of Teatro de Yale in the spring of 2008.

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Flora’s senior voice recital at Yale University.

Fall Opera Scenes

December 8, 2007

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Flora as Cherubino, one of her signature roles from Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro.

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The debut performance of the Yale Baroque Opera Project

Where: Sprague Hall, Yale University.

When: Nov. 10 & 11, 2007

Supported by the Mellon Foundation for the Arts.