Mezzo-soprano Amalia Dobbins has performed extensively in opera, musical theater and oratorio. Favorite operatic and musical theater roles include The Mother in Amahl and the Night Visitors (CSC), Maud Dunlop in The Music Man, Bloody Mary in South Pacific, Nicklausse in Tales of Hoffmann, Hansel in Hansel and Gretel and Sarah Brown in Guys and Dolls. As alto soloist, Ms. Dobbins’ oratorio appearances include The Pergolesi Stabat Mater, The Verdi Requiem, Beethoven’s Mass in C major, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Saint-Saëns’ Requiem, Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass and Handel’s Messiah. After graduating from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music with a master’s degree in vocal performance, Ms. Dobbins was chosen by distinguished contemporary classical music composers to premier several new works in the US. Amalia is a founding member of “The Liberty Belles”, an Andrews Sisters-style jazz trio that performs nationally. Ms. Dobbins studies voice with Metropolitan Opera soprano, Martile Rowland. She has been a voice mentor at The CSC since 2014.