This season, coloratura soprano Catherine Goode joins Kentucky Opera’s Sandford Studio Artist Program and Merola Opera Program to make her role debut as Lady with a Hand Mirror in Argento’s Postcard from Morocco. She has appeared with Opera in the Heights and in young artist programs with Opera Columbus (2019-2020), Des Moines Metro Opera (2018, 2019), and Virginia Opera (2018-2019). Favorite previous roles include Susanna, Adina, Cunegonde, and Controller. Goode has had competition success in several states, most recently as a 2020 MONC Great Lakes Region Finalist. She holds degrees from the University of Houston and Michigan State University. www.catherinegoode.com.