Allegra De Vita
Allegra De Vita
Allegra De Vita was recently seen as Maddalena in Rigoletto at Tulsa Opera, Angelina in La Cenerentola at Dayton Opera, and title role in Carmen with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic. She was scheduled to perform Rinaldo at The Glimmerglass Festival. She is an alum of the Washington National Opera Cafritz Program and the Academy of Vocal Arts. Ms. De Vita was a 2015 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Grand Finalist.
The Glimmerglass Festival, 2020
Dayton Opera, 2020
Tulsa Opera, 2020
She was also seen as Angelina in La Cenerentola at Dayton Opera, The Page in Salome at The Spoleto Festival, Siebel in Faust at Washington National Opera, the title role in Carmen with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, Tancredi in Erminia with Opera Lafayette, Agrippina in Fall of Lehman Brothers with Ballet-Opera-Pantomime in Montreal, Olga in Eugene Onegin with Syracuse Opera, and sang Isaura while understudying Tancredi in Tancredi with Opera Philadelphia. Ms. De Vita spent three summers at the Glimmerglass Festival performing the roles of Pippo in La Gazza Ladra, Fulvio in Cato in Utica, and Arsamenes in Xerxes.
As a 2018 graduate from the Washington National Opera’s Cafritz Young Artist Program, Ms. De Vita was seen as Rosina in The Barber of Seville (*Emerging Artist Performance), Tebaldo in Don Carlo, Ruggiero in Alcina (*), and Cherubino in Le Nozze di Figaro (*).
Ms. De Vita was a 2015 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Grand Finalist and can be heard on the Grammy Award winning CD of “Wozzeck” conducted by Hans Graf with the Houston Symphony. She was a resident artist at the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, PA. Ms. De Vita holds a master’s degree in voice from Rice studying with Dr. Stephen King, and a BA Magna cum Laude in biology with a neuroscience concentration from Sacred Heart University.
— Opera News