Praised as “explosively eloquent,” (Memphis Flyer) and beholding “fervent, commanding vocal prowess,” (San Diego Story), French-American mezzo-soprano Stephanie Doche (rhymes with posh) is highly coveted for her “richly colored mezzo.
A previous Opera Memphis Handorf Company Artist, Stephanie makes her role debut singing the iconic femme fatale Carmen with Mobile Opera in 2021.
Critically acclaimed for her fioratura singing, Stephanie has performed her “triumphant,” portrayal as La Cenerentola with Opera NEO, Opèra Louisiane, and most recently Pacific Opera Project in Los Angeles.
Other full roles performed include Dorabella (Così fan tutte), Suzuki (Madama Butterfly), Hänsel (Hänsel und Gretel), Xerxes (Xerxes), Idamante (Idomeneo), Zweite Dame (Die Zauberflöte), and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Scalia/Ginsburg).
Stephanie is a second year Studio member having performed the roles of Pamela and Mama in New York Stories, Dinah in Trouble in Tahiti, and Rosine in Signor Deluso during the 2021 season of Specials and Shorts.
This season, Ms. Doche will be singing Eunice Hubbell in A Streetcar Named Desire and Maddelena and Giovanna in Rigoletto. For more information about Stephanie, please visit stephaniedoche.com