This paper offers a brief history of opera in the United States and how it influenced the development of musical theatre. This paper also details the logistics of cross-training for the soprano voice type in opera and musical theatre styles.
Mark Whatley, D.M.A.
Nancy Allen, M.M.
Music, School of
Music and Performing Arts, College of
Master of Music (MM)
Richardson, Toni, "The Evolution of American Musical Drama and its Effects on Modern Soprano Repertoire" (2022). Recital Papers. 26.