Conservatory Alumna Irene Roberts has been engaged by the Metropolitan Opera to cover the role of Stephano in their upcoming production of Gounod’s Romeo et Juliette. Irene received a Bachelor's degree in Vocal Performance from Pacific ('06)where she studied voice with Dr. Lynelle Wiens. Irene was then awarded a scholarship to the Cleveland Institute of Music earning a Master’s degree in Vocal Performance ('08). For the past 2 years, she has been a Young Artist with the Palm Beach Opera Company. Congratulations Irene!