Whitney Robinson, a Mezzo-Soprano from Houston, Texas, received her Bachelor of Music in vocal performance from the University of Houston and received her Master of Music from the New England Conservatory. She spent this past summer in Colorado performing with Central City Opera. Ms. Robinson is currently studying under Bradley Williams at the New England Conservatory of Music as the Artist Diploma Candidate. Her most recent performances at the New England Conservatory include Thelma in Later the Same Evening, Witch/Mother in Hänsel und Gretel, and Third Lady in Die Zauberflöte. Ms. Robinson’s will also be performing the role of the Old Lady in the New England Conservatory’s upcoming performance of Candide. Other opera credits include Madame de la Haltière in Cendrillon and China Cup/Dragonfly in L’enfant et les sortileges, Isabella in L’italiana in Algeri, Dame Carruthers in Yeoman of the Guard, Lady Sangazure in The Sorcerer, Praskowia in The Merry Widow, Clarina in La Cambiale di Matrimonio, Zita in Gianni Schicchi, Berta in Il barbiere di Siviglia, Mother in Tales of Hoffmann, Zaida in Il Turco in Italia, and Giovanna in Rigoletto. Ms. Robinson looks forward to taking her next step towards a professional performance career and would like to thank her family and friends for their continued support.