Morgan Paige (Los Angeles, CA), soprano, is a recent graduate of the Maryland Opera Studio with a Master’s in Opera Performance. She earned her undergraduate degree in Vocal Performance from the University of Oregon. Paige’s most recent operatic roles include Valentina Scarcella and Rose Segal from Musto’s Later the Same Evening in 2022 and Queen of the Night in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte in 2021 with the Maryland Opera Studio. She also performed the role of Joy in the Annapolis Opera and Maryland Opera Studio's production of Sunder by Nailah Nombeko and Alicia Haymer as part of the 2021 New Work Reading; Olympia in Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann in 2019; as well as Susanna in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro in 2018. Past theatrical roles include the title role in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Evita in 2015, and Cosette in Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Les Misérables in 2013. Regarding competition, she was awarded first place in Advanced College Women in the Northwest Regional Level for the National Association of Teachers of Singing in 2018 and 2019, and first place in the Oregon Mozart Players Young Soloist Competition in 2018. In concert she had performed Bernstein’s “Glitter and Be Gay” with chamber orchestra under the direction of Kelly Kuo as well as operatic arias at local wineries in Eugene, OR. Paige has participated in the Oregon Bach Festival as a chorus member from 2016-2018. Internationally, Paige attended the 2019 Musiktheater Bavaria Summer Young Artist’s program where she performed opera scenes from Beethoven’s Fidelio and Engelbert Humperdinck's Hänsel und Gretel in Oberaudorf, Germany. Also in 2019, Paige toured in Sweden with the Advanced Chamber Choir at University of Oregon, where they won first place in the international competition, Grand Prix of Nations.