“…measured by applause – Polit was a clear audience favorite."George Walker, WFIU Public Radio
American soprano Katherine Polit is primed for an exciting 2016-2017 season.
Having recently finished her tenure with Virginia Opera as an Emerging Artist, she is thrilled to return to their mainstage in 2017 to sing the role of Ännchen in Der Freischütz. As an Emerging Artist she sang Diana in Orpheus in the Underworld and covered Musetta in La Bohème, Johanna in Sweeney Todd and Josephine in H.M.S. Pinafore. Other upcoming performances include Clorinda in Cinderella with Opera Louisiane, Papagena in Die Zauberflöte with Opera Naples and Samuel Barber’s Knoxville, Summer of 1915 with the Owensboro Symphony.