Marie Anello is a classically trained singer and actress based in New York. She specializes in opera, art song, musical theater, jazz, voice acting, and drama.
Lyric mezzo-soprano Marie Anello is a graduate of the University of Redlands and has been performing professionally in New York and New Jersey for the last several years.
Ms. Anello has appeared with New York City Opera, The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, The Belleayre Summer Music Festival, Amore Opera, New York Lyric Opera Theatre, The New York Opera Studio, Southold Opera, and has had the privilege of working with Richard Pearson Thomas in the 2014 premiere of his one-act opera, A Wake or a Wedding, with the Encompass New Opera Theatre, as well as scenes from his new opera Blood of Angels at the New American Opera Previews in 2015 and 2016.
After her performance last winter as Hansel in Amore Opera’s Hansel & Gretel, Ms. Anello was praised for her “full-bodied lyric” voice and naturalistic acting ability. Most recently she appeared in the ensemble of New York City Opera’s 2016 season premiere of Aleko and I Pagliacci and as Njegus in Southold Opera’s New Year’s Eve production of The Merry Widow.