Sara Gartland, soprano, has earned rave reviews singing the title role in Rusalka with the Des Moines Metro Opera, having appeared with the company previously as Jenufa in Jenufa and Juliette in Roméo et Juliette. Additionally she has sung Rusalka in Rusalka and Violetta in La Traviata with Arizona Opera, Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus with Utah Opera, and covered the role of Adalgisa in Norma with The Dallas Opera. Other recent highlights include her company debut with San Diego Opera as Musetta in La Bohème, Marzelline in Fidelio with Opera Omaha, Violetta in La Traviata with Utah Opera, Adina in L’Elisir d’amore with Austin Lyric Opera, and Micaëla in Carmen with San Francisco Opera. Most recent engagements included Micäela in Carmen and Musetta in La bohème with The Dallas Opera, Violetta in La Traviata with Arizona Opera, and Marie in Wozzeck with Des Moines Metro Opera. The 2019-2020 season sees her as the cover of Rusalka with Canadian Opera Company, Gretel in Hansel und Gretel with San Diego Opera, Beethoven’s Mass in C with the Jacksonville Symphony, and Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni with Minnesota Opera.