Gillian Lynn


Hailed as "impeccable" by Broadway World, award-winning American mezzo-soprano Gillian Lynn Cotter is quickly impressing audiences with her strong voice and dynamic presence. Recent roles include Hansel in Hansel and Gretel with Opera Louisiane, Suzuki in Madama Butterfly with Pensacola Opera, Sister Helen Prejean in Dead Man Walking with Shreveport Opera, the title role in Rinaldo with Fresco Opera and Angelica in the world premiere of A Capacity for Evil with Opera MODO. Current projects include a Gala concert with Pensacola Opera and Holiday Pops concert with Greek Cathedral Foundation of Columbus.

Ms. Cotter recently completed her second year as an Apprentice Artist at the Santa Fe Opera. Her assignments there included covering Karolka in Jenůfa, La Madre in Madama Butterfly, and she was featured in Act 2 of Hänsel und Gretel as Hänsel in the Apprentice Scenes Showcase.  

Other recent engagements have seen Ms. Cotter as Edith in The Pirates of Penzance with Opera Ithaca, her PORTopera debut as Mrs. Nolan in Gian Carlo Menotti's The Medium, and Older Alyce in Glory Denied and Jade Boucher in Heggie's Dead Man Walking with Pensacola Opera. 


  • facebook
  • instagram
  • twitter
  • Wie du warst from Der Rosenkavalier
  • -
  • Gillian Lynn Cotter
00:00 / 00:00
  • Enfin, je suis ici from Cendrillon
  • -
  • Gillian Lynn Cotter
00:00 / 00:00
Latest News About
gillian lynn cotter


". . . mezzo Gillian Lynn Cotter portrayed her brother Hansel very convincingly. Their respective voices balanced well."
-Voce di meche

Read full review.


“The cast is uniformly strong, particularly  Gillian Cotter as Rinaldo/Skywalker... Cotter  has a strong, clear voice and suitably” 
winsome presence..."  
-Madison Isthmus

Please reload

© 2016 Copyright 2009, ADA Artist Management & Representation 

14 Bowdoin Street, Maplewood, NJ 07040