Lyric Soprano Emily Thebaut is currently living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Emily runs her own private voice and piano studio, is an avid performer in the Bay Area and is the artistic director of a pop-up opera troupe, Opera on the Spot. Emily's most recent performance engagements have included performing the role of Laetitia from Menotti's The Old Maid and the Thief; Bianca, from Puccini's La Rondine at Oberlin in Italy, and the Governess from Britten's The Turn of the Screw at Bay Area Opera Theater. She has also performed numerous opera scenes at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music where she completed her Master’s in Music Degree (2014). Emily completed her undergraduate degree at the Oberlin Conservatory in 2012, where she performed lead roles in Jose Evangelista’s Les Excercises des Style and The Orpheus Project. Emily has also studied with the American Institute of Musical Studies in Graz, Austria, Oberlin in Italy and Opera Festival du Roma.