Kelly Noltner, soprano, earned her M.M. in Vocal Performance from The University of Northern Iowa (UNI) in 2017 as well as an Artist Diploma Certificate in December of 2018. Kelly earned her B.M. degree at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (UWEC) in 2015. Recently, Kelly performed the role of Mutter in "Hänsel und Gretel" with LAH-SOW, as well as Jackie Onassis in Scenes from "Jackie O" with UNI Opera. She has also performed as Nora in "Riders to the Sea (UNI), Clara in “Signor Deluso” (UNI), The Countess in "Le nozze di Figaro" (UWEC), Mama/Teacup/Dragonfly in "The Bewitched Child" with the Midwest Institute of Opera (MIO), the Midwest premiere of Terentia in "The Beautiful Bridegroom" (MIO), and Rowan in "The Little Sweep" (UWEC). Kelly has also performed partial roles as Leonora in "La forza del destino" (UNI), Leonore in "Fidelio" (UNI), the title role in “Suor Angelica” (UNI), Fiordiligi in “Così fan tutte” (UNI), and Donna Elvira in “Don Giovanni” (UNI). Kelly has performed as a featured soloist with the UWEC Symphonic Choir and Symphony Orchestra in "Salisbury Vespers” by Chilcott as well as in Bernstein’s “Chichester Psalms.” Kelly is a frequent recitalist and currently is an instructor of voice at Wartburg College and the University of Northern Iowa.