Each season, two evenings of fully staged Apprentice Scenes provide audience members with the opportunity to hear and see the work of apprentice designers, technicians, stage managers, and vocalists. For more information, click here. 

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Emily Fons, Mezzo-Soprano

Santa Fe Opera Apprentice in 2008 & 2009

Emilly Fons, Mezzo-SopranoMezzo-soprano Emily Fons is impressing audiences and critics alike through her remarkable versatility as an interpreter of Mozart and baroque music as well as of Rossini and more modern composers. 

Current projects include Prince Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Siébel in Faust with the Atlanta Opera, Cherubino in The Marriage of Figaro with the New York City Opera, the title-role in Handel’s Faramondo at the Göttingen Festival and concerts of Opera Pops with the Dallas Opera. Future engagements include a return to the Dallas 




Ms. Fons made her Santa Fe Opera debut in 2013 as Cherubino in The Marriage of Figaro.