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For her creation of the title role in David Carlson’s Anna Karenina, Opera News proclaimed that soprano Kelly Kaduce is “…an exceptional actress whose performance was as finely modulated dramatically as it was musically… and her dark, focused sound was lusty and lyrical one moment, tender and floating the next.”

Posted: Mar-11-2020
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Soprano Kelly Kaduce, tenor Vale Rideout, and mezzo-soprano Catherine Cook have been announced in Opera Colorado's 2020-21 season. Ms. Kaduce and Mr. Rideout will sing in Paul Moravec's The Shining, based on the novel by Stephen King. Ms. Kaduce reprises Wendy Torrance, the role she created in the opera's world premiere, and Mr. Rideout sings the role of Delbert Grady. Ms. Cook sings Lucia in Cavalleria rusticana.

Posted: Feb-19-2020
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"As the beauteous Thaïs, soprano Kelly Kaduce, a household name in her native Minnesota, delivered her share of electrifying moments"

— Opera News
Posted: Jul-19-2018
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Under the inspirational artistic direction of Colin Graham, the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis enjoyed a reputation for fostering new work and young artists. Just before he died, in 2007, Graham adapted Tolstoy's novel (combining both the Levin and Anna narrative strands) for this skilful and effective opera, composed by David Carlson in a late romantic idiom somewhere between Puccini and Barber.

Posted: Feb-2-2009
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Posted: Mar-1-2010