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stephany pena

Singer/Mezzo

Stephany Pena (Mezzo Soprano) was in born in the Miami, FL. She graduated from the Conservatory of Vienna with Professor Uta Schwabe and simultaneously specialized in Operetta with Professor Wolfgang Dosch. Her career has led her to perform in various countries in South America, United States, and Europe giving concerts in Colombia, Chile, Austria, Germany, United States, and Japan which led her to perform in some of the most prestigious concerts halls including the Ehrbarsaal in Vienna as well as the Goldener Saal in Musikverein, the ORF Radiofunkhaus, The Broward Center for the performing arts in Miami, Mozarthaus, and Theater Bruck an der Leitha. From 2008- 2010 she joined the Little Theater Star agency in Aventura, Florida which led her to perform in many different venues in Florida including: Aventura mall, Fontainbleau Hotel and Downtown Disney mainstage. She made her professional debut in 2010 performing the role of the Witch in Stephen Sandheim's Into the Woods.

The mezzo soprano has won many prestigious awards including the first place award at the Universal Studios Vocal Qualification competition in Orlando, Florida. In 2012, she interpreted the role of La Vendedora in Manuel de Falla's La Vida Breve at the Marburg Festspiel in Germany. That same year, she toured with the Vienna State Opera Choir where they performed Ana Bolena and Le Nozze di Figaro at the New National Theater in Tokyo as well as in theYokohama Opera house. In 2013, she performed the role of Czipra from Johann Strauss' Zigeunbaron with the Vienna International Opera Academy performing at the VHS theater in Vienna. In 2015, she won a prize at the Fidelio. Spezial Competition in Vienna hosted by ORF radio station. This award led her to record her first CD with her pianist Christian Leal in which they interpret a cycle of Latin American and Spanish songs.

On July 2016, she made her debut at the TAG theater in Vienna with the role of Zenobia from Milloecker's Gasparone. That same month, she performed the role of Bül Bül from Leo Fall's Die Rose von Stambul at the Lehar Festival in Bad Ischl. She recently joined Live Music Now! As well as the Vita Activa Concert agency. Stephany Pena has received master courses from prestigious Dramatic sopranos including Shirley Close and Elizabeth Hagerdorn (USA).