Margaret Newcomb

Margaret Newcomb

Soprano Margaret Newcomb was last seen making her Fort Worth Opera debut, singing Ina Soep in Steal a Pencil for Me and Diana 3 in Diana Vreeland as part of the FWO Frontiers showcase. Margaret recently appeared as the title role in Suor Angelica with the Opera Project DSM and as a featured soloist at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in artist Lee Mingwei’s performance piece, “Sonic Blossom”. The past two summers Margaret was a young artist at Seagle Music Colony, where she performed Alice Ford in Falstaff, Elvira in L’Italiana in Algeri, Fantine in Les Misérables, and Trassie in a new opera workshop of Sharon’s Grave by Richard Wargo. Margaret’s past roles in New York City and abroad include Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus, the title roles in L’incoronazione di Poppea and Alcina, Pamina in Die Zauberflöte, Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni, Countess Le nozze di Figaro, Woglinde Das Rheingold, Alcina in Haydn’s Orlando Paladino, Lillian Russell in The Mother of Us All, and the title role in the U.S. premiere of Nina, o sia La pazza per amore. Margaret resides in New York City and received her Masters from the Manhattan School of Music conservatory.