UWM Student Kathryn Henry Singing In Met Opera Audition Finals

Kathryn Henry

Kathryn Henry | Music, BFA

Kathryn Henry confessed she felt “so many butterflies” when she walked on the Metropolitan Opera stage Sunday morning in New York.

But that was just a quick look-see for Henry and other semifinalists in the national Met Auditions competition. When she returned later that day to sing, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee senior, who recently turned 22, nailed her two arias. The Met judges named her one of nine finalists, winnowed down from more than 1,500 singers who began competing months ago at district levels.

Read more at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.