Stephanie H. is a young soprano who is gaining popularity for her unique style, theatricality, and extreme versatility. Recent NYC area operatic appearances include the title role in Princess Ida, Marguerite in Faust, the Countess in Le nozze di Figaro, Mrs. Fezziwig in the New York City premier of Scrooge and Gilbert and Sullivan with the Village Light Opera Group (pictured above), and Ciesca in Gianni Schicchi. Ms. Horowitz has also been covering major roles such as Anezka in Smetana’s The Two Widows, Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus, and Mrs. Which in Libby Larsen’s A Wrinkle in Time. Ms. Horowitz currently studies with Sherry Overholt in Manhattan, NY.
Active in musical theatre, Ms. Stephanie is the 2005 winner of the Five Towns Music & Art Foundation’s Young Artist Competition in the Musical Theatre Division. Favorite musical theatre roles include Trina (Falsettos), Frenchie (Cabaret), Emma Goldman/Housewife (Assassins), Anita (West Side Story), Gilmer (Godspell), and Connie (Good News). Ms. Stephanie has been seen in Cabaret clubs such as the Duplex, the Metropolitan Room, and Piano’s Bar & Grill in Bloomfield, NJ. An avid lover of vocal jazz, she sings for the Boop Troupe, a vocal, 1940’s jazz trio, and the South Shore Syncopators, a premier 1920’s and 1930’s dance orchestra.
Stephanie H. is a graduate of the New England Conservatory of music in Boston, MA where she studied voice with Patricia Craig and received a Masters Degree in Vocal Performance. For her studies there, she was awarded the Wayne Newton Music Scholarship. As a member of N.E.C.’s Opera Studio, Ms. Stephanie sang the role of Noemie in Massenet’s Cendrillon of which the Boston Globe reviewed: Stephanie H….had fun as the wicked stepsister[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”][s], twirling…pearls, eating chocolates, and checking…teeth for lipstick stains. She also participated in the opera program’s semi-annual Opera Scenes Programs. Ms. Stephanie earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education and her Teaching Certification from SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music. She currently studies with Dr. Sherry Overholt in New York City.[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]