(Langley, British Columbia, Canada)
Soprano Anne-Marie MacIntosh, praised by Opera Canada for her “effervescent coloratura,” “stratospheric notes” and “dramatic vivacity,” was a participant of the 2019 Merola Opera Program, where she performed the role of Diana in the world premiere of Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s If I Were You. During the 2018–19 season, she made her role debut as Juliette in Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette with Calgary Opera and sang the role of Coloratura in Claude Vivier’s Kopernikus with Against the Grain Theatre. MacIntosh is an alumna of the Calgary Opera Emerging Artist Development Program (2016–18), where she performed the roles of Berta (Il Barbiere di Siviglia)and the Shepherd Boy (Tosca). She made her professional debut as Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro at Manitoba Opera. Other operatic credits include Gretel (Hansel and Gretel), Cleopatra (Giulio Cesare), Adina (L’Elisir d’Amore) and Zerbinetta (Ariadne auf Naxos). On the concert stage, her performances include Mahler’s Fourth Symphony with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra and Poulenc’s Gloria and the finale to Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony with the Vancouver Oratorio Society and the Vancouver Bach Choir. MacIntosh is a graduate of the University of Manitoba (Master of Music) and the University of British Columbia (Bachelor of Music).