About Emily

Ms. Pogorelc is currently a member of the 2019/20 ensemble of The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center at Lyric Opera of Chicago. She performs as Masha in Queen of Spades at Lyric Opera and is featured in the Rising Stars of Lyric Opera concert. To close out the season, she returns to Chamber Music at Bethany to sing John Harbison's Mirabai Songs.

The Queen of Spades

Rising Stars of Lyric Opera


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Performances in the 2019/20 season include a recital with the Musicians Club of Women, Rising Stars of Lyric Opera as well as singing Masha in Queen of Spades.

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Featured on this homepage is a clip from the inaugural Glyndebourne Cup, at which Ms Pogorelc won the Ginette Theano Most Promising Talent award. In the video, she sings "Ach, ich fühl's", Pamina's aria from Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), where Pamina languishes at the idea of losing love. To see more performance clips, please see the media page.

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