American soprano Jasmine Habersham is a versatile and dynamic performing artist. She most recently performed the role of Pip in Moby Dick with Utah Opera, Pamina in The Magic Flute with Opera Theater of St. Louis: Opera on the Go, Papagena in Die Zauberflöte with Cincinnati Opera, Yum-Yum in the The Mikado with Kentucky Opera, Esther in Intimate Apparel with Cincinnati Opera Fusion, and Clara in Porgy and Bess with Utah Festival Opera. She has also performed the roles of Papagena in The Magic Flute and as an Apparition in Macbeth at The Glimmerglass Festival.
Ms. Habersham has performed as a featured soloist in numerous concert productions including Szymanowski’s Stabat Mater, Schubert’s Mass in G, Bach’s B Minor Mass, Handel's Messiah, and Duke Ellington’s Concert of Sacred Music. Performances for the 2018-2019 season included Pip in Moby Dick with Opera San Jose, Katie Jackson in the world premiere of Joel Puckett’s The Fix with Minnesota Opera, Clara in Porgy and Bess with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, and Adina in L’elisir d’amore with the Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice. The 2019-2020 season sees her as Calaveras 2 in Frida with Atlanta Opera, her return to Minnesota Opera as Sarah Ruth in Edward Tulane, and her debut with the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona as Frasquita in Carmen.
"When we last encountered Moby-Dick in operatic form, this magnum opus from composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer was embodied in the San Francisco Opera’s sweeping, majestic 2012 production. It was, among other things, a tour de force of stagecraft and visua...
“Other cast standouts included Joseph Gaines’s Flask and Craig Irvin’s Stubb, who provided lighthearted moments, and Jasmine Habersham, whose voice floated freely above the otherwise male cast in the trouser role of Pip” - Opera News