Ms. Pogorelc, along with her other American colleagues in the Bayerische Staatsoper ensemble, speak to Harry Rose about the circumstances in Munich with the COVID crisis. In the October article, the singers describe their personal experiences throughout the pandemic as well as sharing the incredible response that the Bayerische Staatsoper administration has had in keeping […]
Emily Pogorelc is the 2020 recipient of the Luminarts Fellowship in classical voice. Sponsored by Frank De Vincentis, the fellowship is awarded annually by Luminarts Cultural Foundation in Chicago, Illinois. Ms. Pogorelc competed in two rounds at the Union League Club in Chicago, after which the Classical Voice Fellowships were awarded to Ms. Pogorelc and […]
Emily Pogorelc was a guest on the most recent Opera Box Score (May 26, 2020), speaking specifically about the experience of transitioning from a young artist program to principal artist in the opera world. The Opera Box Score team also talked to Justin Werner of Strategem Artists about his experience as a manager and former […]
Emily is featured in Urban Milwaukee, talking briefly about her upcoming season and also sharing a bit about her roots in Milwaukee.
Ms. Emily Pogorelc is the recipient of the 2020 Lynne Cooper Harvey Foundation Award from the Chicago organization, Musicians Club of Women. Generously funded by the Lynne Cooper Harvey Foundation, this award is a monetary scholarship of $10,000, as well as a free three year membership in MCW and includes future MCW performance opportunities. Click to learn more.
Recording a diverse program of repertoire Emily Pogorelc along with pianist Christopher Reynolds open the 2019-2020 Ryan Opera Center recital series for WFMT radio. They perform a variety of works from the 19th and 20th century including Schubert, Boulanger, Grieg, Sibelius and Rachmaninoff. The program ends with one of Gustav Mahler’s most emotional works “Das […]
Wigmore has announced the selected singers and pianists for the 2019 Wigmore Hall/Independent Opera International Song Competition. The competitors are set to represent a number of nations including the U.K., New Zealand, the U.S, France, Spain, Romania, Austria, Korea, and Germany among others. The Wigmore Hall/Independent Opera International Song Competition was founded in 1997 and […]
Emily steps into the role of Cunégonde, replacing Kathryn Lewek, in Washington National Opera’s production of Bernstein’s “Candide.” Directed by Francesca Zambello, the production was first seen at the Glimmerglass Festival in 2015. Candide runs from May 5–26, 2018 at the Kennedy Center Opera House. For more information, visit http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/OSOSF
Ms. Pogorelc has been announced as one of the new members of the The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center at The Lyric Opera of Chicago. She will join the 2018-19 ensemble, following her studies at the Curtis Institute in May. Also newly accepted into the ensemble were mezzo-soprano Kayleigh Decker, tenor Eric Ferring, […]