April Sorenson, soprano, is a recent University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Summa Cum Laude) graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Voice. Most recently, she premiered three operas at UWM in the roles of Juliette in Juliette et Roméo (Piirainen), Galileo in The Choice (Rebers), and Robin in Echo Ascension: Her Voice is Heard (Xai). She has performed partial roles as Olympia in The Tales of Hoffmann, Lucia in The Rape of Lucretia, Mademoiselle Silberklang in Der Schauspieldirektor, and the Queen of the Night in Die Zauberflöte, among others. She also covered the role of La Comtesse Adèle in Rossini’s Le Comte Ory with Chicago Summer Opera in 2019. Her other accomplishments include second place in the Third Year College Women division of the Wisconsin NATS Student Auditions, third place in the Fourth/Fifth Year College Treble division of WI NATS Student Auditions, a featured soloist with the UWM Wind Ensemble, and a featured soloist with the Racine Symphony Orchestra. She currently serves as a soprano choral scholar at the United Methodist Church of Whitefish Bay in Milwaukee.