Lynne Giacalone Church

Instructor of Theatre Arts, High School Musical Theatre Production, Interlochen Arts Camp; Faculty, Interlochen Theatre Institutes

Performed the role of "Carlotta" in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Phantom of the Opera in Toronto; currently maintains private vocal studios in Traverse City and New York City; voice faculty, Elon University

M.M., Vocal Performance, University of Michigan; B.M.Ed., Music Education, Central Michigan University

Lynne Church has had leading operatic roles with many American Opera companies, including the Chautauqua Opera, Connecticut Opera, Florida Grand Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Kentucky Opera, Lyric Opera of Dallas, and Nevada Opera. She has been a guest soloist with many orchestras, including Chautauqua, Connecticut, Dayton Philharmonic, Gaylord, Saginaw, Traverse City, and Interlochen Center For the Arts Festival Orchestra . She performed the role of Carlotta in Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Phantom of the Opera" in Toronto and with The Really Useful Company of Australia in Hong Kong and Singapore. She can be heard on the recording of Placido Domingo Jr.'s musical, "Vlad" in the female lead role of Mina produced by the great operatic tenor, Placido Domingo and Cherry Lane Music Publishers. As a teacher, most recently, Voice Faculty at Elon University. Previous faculty member at Wright State University and The University of Michigan Summer Musical Theater program. Currently maintains private vocal studios in Traverse City and New York City.