“Daniel Lipton’s fleet conducting and Laura Alley’s detailed, traditional production framed a performance of the leading role of Violetta that is among the loveliest I have witnessed on any stage. Cecilia Violetta Lopez’s cool, shimmering soprano easily vaulted the coloratura hurdles of the first act, rocketing to a bright, pingy version of the traditionally interpolated high E-flat at the end of “Sempre libera.” Even more impressive was her quiet legato singing in the second and third acts, unaffected and heartfelt.” – New York Observer

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Upcoming Engagements  


March 2018 

Guest Artist  - Chairman's Forum Concert

Austin Opera 

April and May 2018

Rosalba, Florencia en el Amazonas 

Florida Grand Opera 




July 2018

Hanna Glawari, The Merry Widow

Opera Saratoga




July 2018

Guest Speaker

Girl Scouts of America - Boise, Idaho




Previous Engagements

March 2018

Contessa, Le nozze di Figaro

Opera Tampa


February 2018

Rosina, Il barbiere di Siviglia 

Opera Tampa


January 12th - January 14th, 2018

Lucy, Fellow Travelers

Prototype Music Festival



November 15th - November 19th

Mimì, La bohème

Opera Orlando



November 3rd and November 5th, 2017

Micaëla, Carmen 

Madison Opera



November 11th and November 12th, 2017

Soprano Soloist, Music of the Americas

Boise Philharmonic



October 6th and October 8th, 2017

Adina, L’elisir d’amore

Opera Idaho

August 13th, 2017

Soprano Soloist, Virtuousity

BARD Summerscape Music Festival 

July 22nd, 2017

Guest Artist - Opera in the Park 2017 

Madison Opera  


May 20, 21, 25, 27, 30, 2017

June 1, 3, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 17, 2017

Norina, Don Pasquale 

Zomeropera - Alden Biesen


March 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27 2017 

Desdemona, Otello (Rossini)



January 22, 2017

Guest Artist

Olga Forrai Foundation Soirée 



December 31, 2016 and January 2nd, 2017

Eugene Opera: Opera Trio

Blanche Dialogues of the Carmelites

Rosalinde Die Fledermaus

Eugene Opera 


December  2, 3 2016

Soprano Soloist, Messiah by Händel 

Boise Philharmonic 



October 15, 19, 22, 23 2016  

Micaëla, Carmen

Michigan Opera Theatre 



September 11th, 2016

Guest Artist - One Voice Orlando - Benefit Concert 

Opera Orlando 


August 14th, 2016

Liù - The Turandot Project

BARD SummerScape Music Festival



August 6, 2016

Soprano soloist, Puccini; The Man and the Reputation

BARD SummerScape Music Festival



August 7th, 2016

Soprano soloist, Opera After Verdi

BARD SummerScape Music Festival


July 7, 10, 16 2016

Beatrice, Il Postino

Opera Saratoga


June 5, 2016

Soprano Soloist - Gloria by Vivaldi 

Carnegie Hall 



May 13, 15, 2016

Violetta, La Traviata 

Ash Lawn Opera 

April 15, 2016

Soprano soloist and guest speaker

Idaho Latino Scholarship Foundation

Boise, Idaho


April 8, 10, 2016

Zerlina, Don Giovanni

Opera Tampa 


March 11, 13, 2016

Violetta, La Traviata

Opera Tampa


February 19, 21, 2016

Fiordiligi, Così fan tutte

Opera Tampa



January 29, 31, 2016

Violetta, La Traviata

Opera Idaho

January 8th, 2016


Opera Idaho


November 2015

Guest Artist

Martina Arroyo Gala


August 2015

El Trujamán, El Retablo de Maese Pedro

BARD Summerscape Music Festival



June 2015

Magda, La Rondine

Skylark Opera



April/May 2015

Sylviane (cover), The Merry Widow

Metropolitan Opera



March 2015

Violetta, La Traviata

Virginia Opera



November 2014

Gilda, Rigoletto

Opera Idaho



July 2014

Violetta, La Traviata

Prelude to Performance, NYC



September 2012-May 2014

Resident Artist, Opera San Jose:

Leïla, The Pearl Fishers

Leonora, Il Trovatore

Cio-cio san, Madama Butterfly

Suor Angelica, Suor Angelica

Lauretta, Gianni Schicchi

Donna Anna, Don Giovanni

Rosalinde, Die Fledermaus

Gretel, Hansel and Gretel

Nanetta, Falstaff



July 2013

Hélène (cover), Les vêpres siciliennes

Caramoor Music Festival



June 2012

Zerlina, Don Giovanni

Opera Las Vegas



February 2012

Suor Angelica, Suor Angelica 

Opera San Luis Obispo