Amanda Sheriff

Amanda Sheriff, (soprano), is a Young Artist at the Glimmerglass Festival for the 2023 summer season where she will debut as Calista in the youth opera The Rip Van Winkles. Next spring, Sheriff will make her company and role debut as Musetta (La bohéme) with Opera Bozeman. Earlier this year, Sheriff performed as the soprano soloist in Carmina burana and Brahms’ Requiem and was a grant winner in the Gerda Lissner Competition. Sheriff was awarded first prize in the highly esteemed Lotte Lenya Competition (2022) and returned to Opera Delaware to perform Despina (Così fan tutte) and rejoined Opera Baltimore as Miss Jessel (Turn of the Screw). During 2021, she served at Des Moines Metro Opera as an Apprentice Artist and made her debut as Miss Lightfoot (Fellow Travelers), and covered Clarine and L’amour in Jean-Philippe Rameau’s Platée. Previous roles include Beatrice (Three Decembers), Celie (Signor Deluso), and roles in and Trouble in Tahiti and New York Stories while she was a Studio Artist at Florida Grand Opera. Sheriff holds both Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from Stephen F. Austin State University.

Debut Production : Rigoletto, 2023