Opera on the Avalon

Sophie Hale is very excited for her very first performance opportunity with OOTA! Sophie is 17-years-old and a grade 12 student at Gonzaga High. She has been dancing since the age of three, training in all styles. Sophie has successfully completed all of The Checcetti Ballet method exams, and the ISTD Tap dance exams, up to and including the Intermediate level. Sophie now teaches beginner classes at Steffen Dance studio. Sophie trains voice with Shelley Neville, and teaches private piano and voice lessons through Gillian Vaughan, also to beginner students. She has completed up to and is now working towards her grade 11 RCM voice exam. Sophie has recently spent a week at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick, training vocally and improving her music skills with the university’s professors.