Jacqueline Tardanico is a Seattle based performing artist that specializes in musical theater and opera crossover. She has appeared in operas, musicals, straight theatre, and film on both coasts of the country. She prides herself on being an industry chameleon, vocally experienced in classical, contemporary, and extended techniques.
Ms. Tardanico has premiered many roles in contemporary opera and has performed with large companies such as Pittsburgh Opera, Compos-it Opera, and Miami Music Festival.
In addition to contemporary opera, Jacqueline enjoys crossing over to the theatrical side and has appeared in many classic roles on local Seattle stages. Some credits include the title role as Lilli Vanessi in Kiss Me Kate, Johanna in Sweeney Todd, Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing, and Miss Dorothy Brown in Thorough Modern Millie.
Jacqueline graduated with honors from Carnegie Mellon University in 2018 with a BFA in Vocal Performance.