Nadia Marshall’s shimmering soprano voice and vibrant stage presence make her a dazzling choice for lyric coloratura roles. She has delighted audiences as The Ghost of Christmas Past with BARN Opera for their holiday special American premiere of Andrew Ager’s A Christmas Carol, Lauretta (cover) in Gianni Schicchi with IVAI, Suor Genovieffa (cover) in Suor Angelica with Vienna Summer Music Festival, Zerlina in Don Giovanni in Vienna Summer Music Festival, La Princesse and La Rossignol in L’enfant et les sortilèges with Hawaii Performing Arts Festival. Her other roles include Laetitia in The Old Maid and the Thief with Chicago Summer Opera, Paquette in Candide with Ohio State University’s Opera & Lyric Theatre, and Valetto in L’incoranazione di Poppea with Florida State University Opera. In the 2021 season, Nadia will be returning to Naples to perform with Gulfshore Opera as a Professional Artist in Residence for their “World of Webber” and “A Night in Italy” concerts.
On the concert stage, Nadia has been the soprano soloist in Mozart’s Laudate Dominum (cancelled due to Covid-19), Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass, Haydn’s Harmoniemesse, Handel’s The Messiah with Trinity Seminary at Capital University, and as The Angel in Lauda per la Natività with Gulfshore Opera. She recently performed the Villa-Lobos’ Bachianas Brasilieras no. 5 aria for the 50th anniversary concert for The Music Federation of Greater Naples in February 2020.
Nadia has been the recipient of many awards and honors including an Anna Sosenko Assist Trust Grant in 2020, Margaret Speaks Vocal Scholarship in 2018, 2nd place in the Tuesday Musical Competition in 2018, and 1st place in the Women in Music Scholarship Competition in 2018.
Nadia completed her Master’s in Vocal Performance at the Ohio State University, where she also received a Certificate in Singing Health Specialization. She completed her Bachelor’s in Vocal Performance at Florida State University with two minors in French and Italian language.
Nadia also enjoys dancing Argentine tango, kizomba, bachata, salsa, and zouk. She likes boxing, training and completing intense physical events like Burpee 5k’s and World’s Toughest Mudder. She is currently working as a Marketing Assistant for Gulfshore Opera. Nadia is also an accomplished voice actor. Click here to see some of her voice acting work.