Opera on the Avalon

Wendy Woodland has been a part of the music scene in western Newfoundland for 30 years, working with Gros Morne Summer Music, Gros Morne Theatre Festival, TNL, Wintertide Music Festival, Stephenville Theatre Festival, Stage West Theatre festival and Bay of Islands Musical Arts. She is a featured soprano soloist, actor, producer, director, emcee, event coordinator, conductor and is part of the artistic staff of the Atlantic Boychoir, and Atlantic Girls Choir.

Selected past theatrical credits include Eva Peron- Evita, Mother Abbess-Sound of Music, Sister Mary Amnesia-Nunsense, Witch-Into the Woods, Marian-The Music Man, Mary Magdalene-Jesus Christ Superstar, Rachel-1949, Nancy-Oliver, Rose Maybud-Ruddigore, Suor Genovieffa-Suor Angelica, Lucy-You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown. She has been featured in television productions by CBC, Vision and notably ROGERS tv, where she completed 17 successful seasons as host of the talk and entertainment show, Corner Brook Café.

She completed degrees in music at Memorial’s School of Music, and Musical Theatre certifications at Dalhousie and Holland College. In 2018 she was named “Artist of the Year” by the city of Corner Brook.