Michelle Berger is a native of Montana. She grew up in Billings and attended the University of Montana and later the University of Colorado in Boulder Colorado. Her vocal studies took her to Europe where she lived for many years, primarily based in Switzerland.
Michelle’s singing career allowed her to sing in both the United States and Europe. She has performed many varying opera roles such as Ulrica in Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera, Dido in Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Erda in Wagner’s Das Rheingold, and Suzuki in Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, among others. Miss Berger’s signature is the title character in Bizet’s Carmen, the production she made her RO and Opera Idaho debut’s in. Miss Berger recently appeared in RO’s Rigoletto as Maddalena. Michelle will join the cast of RO’s Aïda in 2013 as Amneris. Miss Berger has recently relocated to Billings, where she will open a Pilates Studio.
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