Don Giovanni

Cast & Creative

Oscar Martinez

Oscar Martinez

Don Giovanni

Baritone Oscar Martinez has performed over 50 operatic roles, including roles Belcore and Dulcamara in Donizetti’s L'Elisir d'Amore...

Raphael Fernandez

Raphael Fernandez

Leporello

Raphael Arenas Fernandez is a rising second year masters candidate in the sacred music program....

George Zielke

George Zielke

Commendatore

A long-time resident of the Michiana region, George has remained active in the Arts throughout Western Michigan and Northern Indiana.

Emily Sullivan

Emily Sullivan

Zerlina Cover

Emily Sullivan recently graduated with her Masters of Music from Indiana University South Bend, where she studied voice...

Nick Gisonde

Nick Gisonde

Stage Director/Fight Choreographer

Nick Gisonde is a New York City based director, fight choreographer, actor and writer. He returns to...

Mariah Boucher

Mariah Boucher

Repetiteur and Musical Preparation

Described as “unique and riveting” by Harmonie magazine, American pianist Mariah Boucher has distinguished herself...

Ivy Jones

Ivy Jones

Lights Coordinator

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Emanuel- Cristian Caraman

Emanuel- Cristian Caraman

Artistic Director

Throughout his career Romanian tenor and recording artist, Emanuel-Cristian Caraman has appeared with opera companies...

Mary Martin

Mary Martin

Donna Anna

Known for her “brilliantly clear, highly refined soprano voice,” soprano Mary Martin is thrilled to return to SBLO as Despina...

Wesley Dunnagan

Wesley Dunnagan

Don Ottavio

A native of Wabash, Indiana, tenor Wesley Dunnagan is excited to returns to SBLO as Don Ottavio in Mozart's Don Giovanni. ..

Temple Hammen

Temple Hammen

Zerlina

Temple Hammen, American lyric soprano, opens her 2021-2022 season singing Annina in La Traviata in collaboration with South Bend Lyric Opera and South...

Julius Miller

Julius Miller

Leporello Cover

Julius Cruse Miller, III is a lyric baritone from Detroit, MI. During the summer of 2015, Mr. Miller took part in the...

Carlee Baldwin

Carlee Baldwin

Assistant Stage Director

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Jen Kazmierczak

Jen Kazmierczak

Scenic Designer

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Coley Mroczek

Coley Mroczek

Stage Manager

Coley has been involved in numerous SBLO productions, in various roles, both on and off the stage. Most recently...

Anne Fuchs

Anne Fuchs

Donna Elvira

Soprano Anne Fuchs has performed throughout the United States and abroad. Noted for her quick musicality and flexibility, she...

Joseph Oparamanuike

Joseph Oparamanuike

Don Ottavio

Jo Oparamanuike studied Master of Music Opera and Post Graduate Diploma in Performance (Singing) under...

Ben Ganger

Ben Ganger

Masetto

Ben Ganger is a lyric baritone from Goshen, Indiana. Ben returns to SBLO, after great performances as Alfio in Cavalleria Rusticana by Mascagni, and Duphol...

Quin Wezeman

Quin Wezeman

Don Ottavio Cover

Quin Wezeman is a Tenor currently pursuing his Master’s Degree in vocal performance at IUSB, studying under...

Jameson Cooper

Jameson Cooper

Conductor

Jameson Cooper enjoys a varied career as performer and teacher. He has performed across the United States...

Emily Chidalek

Emily Chidalek

Costume Designer

Emily Chidalek is excited to be working on this show with South Bend Lyric Opera! She is a student in the Masters...

Hannah Counselor

Hannah Counselor

Graphic Designer

Hey, my name is Hannah Faye Counsellor. I am a UI and Graphic Designer who is based out of South Bend, Indiana...