In the 2022/23 season, dynamic mezzo-soprano Stephanie Sánchez brought her "luscious sound and easy technique" (Classical Voice North America) to companies including Arizona Opera, Intermountain Opera Bozeman, Opera Southwest, and The Lyric Opera of Chicago, with whom she performed roles in both Proximity: The Walkers and Proximity: Four Portraits. She began the 2023/24 season with Cincinnati Opera, singing Chief Officer's Wife in The Knock. She looks forward to her role debut as Die Hexe in Hänsel und Gretel with Kentucky Opera, and she then debuts with Opera Omaha as the titular Frida Kahlo in El ultimo sueño de Frida y Diego. In summer 2024, she joins West Edge Opera as Flosshilde/Fricka/Erda in Der Ring in einem Abend.
MS. SANCHEZ POSSESSES A RIPE, THROBBING, WOMANLY MEZZO.
In 2023, Stephanie Sánchez enjoyed a successful debut with The Lyric Opera of Chicago, performing Chief's Daughter #2 in Proximity: The Walkers and Passenger 3 in Proximity: Four Portraits. In previous engagements with the company, she covered Second Lady (The Magic Flute) and Mercédès (Carmen).