Elizabeth Mitchell 
Mezzo-Soprano

Rejoice! The Savior is Born

Friends of the Opera Christmas Concert

4 p.m., December 16th, 2018

Our Lady of Victory Church, Northville, MI


Elizabeth is thrilled to return to the concert stage with The Friends of the Opera of Michigan for their annual Christmas Concert. The program will include classics by Handel and Bach,  traditional favorites like "O Holy Night" and "Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming", and more contemporary pieces like "I'll be Home for Christmas." Elizabeth will be performing along side other stellar FOTO artists: Colette Roberts (Soprano), Quinto Milito (baritone), and Neill Eisenstein (piano). Admission is FREE, but a free will offering is very much appreciated. We hope you will celebrate the season with us! To learn more click here.


Caroling at Holiday Nights

Strolling Serenade

December 18-20, 22-23, & 26, 2018

Greenfield Village, Dearborn, MI


Join Elizabeth at Greenfield Village during Holiday Nights for caroling around the fire at Dr. Howard's Warming Circle next to the carriage ride. Elizabeth and her dear friend and musical partner Ted Badgerow will be singing all of your traditional holiday favorites in this historical and beautiful setting. There is no better way to celebrate the season, so come down to the Village! Certain dates always sell out quickly, so buy your tickets in advance by clicking here.


La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi

Role of Flora/Charlotte

Arbor Opera Theater

June 11th & 13th, 2015


​​​Considered one of Verdi's masterpieces, La Traviata is an achingly beautiful tale of a young woman yearning for love and yet condemned by society. AOT artistic director Shawn McDonald created a new English adaptation in collaboration with the National Network of Depression Centers to explore the stigma surrounding mental illness. 

9th Annual ​​​Lucy Ann Lance 

Hometown Christmas Show

WLBY 1290 AM Radio

​December 9th, 2017


Elizabeth was proud to return to the airwaves as part of the Dodworth Duo singing with her musical partner Ted Badgerow. The two sang traditional Christmas music accompanied by Ted on guitar. To listen to a clip online, just click here.

Past Performances & Reviews

Hänsel und Gretel

Die Knusperhexe & Die Mutter (Gertrud)

Engelbert Humperdinck

Oper im Park, St. Anton am Arlberg, Austria

7:30pm August 14th, & 16th, 2014


Elizabeth Mitchell made her EUROPEAN DEBUT August 2014 in the beautiful Austrian Alps! In addition to playing the dreaded Gingerbread Witch, she also sang Gertrud, the children's mother. Both parts marked role debuts and were performed outdoors in St. Anton's beautiful Museum park. Learn more by visiting the Oper im Park website.

Upcoming Performances


A Child's Christmas in Wales

Michigan Celtic Repertory Company

7:30pm, Dec. 8th at Kerrytown Concert House

3pm, Dec. 9th at Conner O'Neill's Celtic Room


Elizabeth is thrilled to announce that she will be play the role of Jacque in the Michigan Celtic Repertory Company's premier performance. This play is an adaptation of the Dylan Thomas classic and features a five-member cast performing Thomas’s prose, as well as carefully chosen Christmas carols, mixed with original songs based on the Thomas text. Mark your calendars and be part of the debut of Michigan’s only Celtic theater company. Learn more about MCRC here.

​​Così fan tutte by W. A. Mozart

Oper im Park, St. Anton am Arlberg, Austria

August 13th & 15th, 2015

Role of Dorabella


Elizabeth was thrilled to return to Oper im Park for the 2015 season and to sing the role of Dorabella in Mozart's classic opera "Così fan tutte." This was Elizabeth's debut as Dorabella and she loved returning to the Austrian Alps. For more information about Oper im Park, click here

In a Winter Garden

Michigan Philharmonic & Main Street Opera Theatre

8 p.m., November 30, 2018

Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Plymouth, MI 


Elizabeth is delighted to announce that she will sing the role of Sister, Abbess of the Convent, in Libbey Larsen's stunning piece "In a Winter Garden." Embark on an introspective musical journey, navigating the duality of darkness and light with one of the most renowned chorale composers of our time, Libby Larsen.  In a Winter Garden brings together orchestra, chorus and soloists sharing a musical reflection on Advent and all its various moods and themes. For more information and to buy tickets, click here.

Reviews


"UMGASS newcomer and U-M Alumna Elizabeth Mitchell as Lady Blanche turns in an excellent performance and keeps the lady undergraduates in order."


Eli Neburger, PULP

Lady Blanche in "Princess Ida" by Gilbert and Sullivan

University of Michigan Gilbert and Sullivan Society



"Strong ensemble acting and singing is turned in by Elizabeth Mitchell. Ms. Mitchell lights up the stage in Act III with a solo and a fabulous diva turn in a dress fit for Mardi Gras."


David Kiley, Encore Michigan

Flora/Charlotte in "La Traviata" by Verdi

Arbor Opera Theater



"Elizabeth Mitchell was wonderful as Mrs. VanDare."


Kelly Ferjutz, Cool Cleveland

"The Firefly" by Friml

Ohio Light Opera



"Elizabeth Mitchell made Charlotte Lucas into a warm and loving woman, who, although she knew her worth, could easily see herself as wife to Mr. Collins."


Kelly Ferjutz, Cool Cleveland

​"Pride and Prejudice" by Baker/Jacobs

Ohio Light Opera



"Frasquita and Mercedes (Elizabeth Mitchell) both sang and acted their roles well as the caring gypsy friends of Carmen. Their quintet in the second act was one of the highlights of the afternoon."


Dina Soresi Winter, Italian Tribune

"Carmen" by Bizet

Arbor Opera Theater



"Elizabeth Mitchell, who portrayed Lady Jane, entertained audiences with her witty, full-blown humor."


Leslie Pearce-Keating, The Daily Record

"Patience" by Gilbert and Sullivan

Ohio Light Opera


Suzuki in Madama Butterfly

Opera Western Reserve

7:30 p.m., November 16th, 2018,

Stambaugh Auditorium, Youngstown, Ohio


Elizabeth is thrilled to be making her debut with Opera Western Reserve as Suzuki in Puccini's classic opera "Madama Butterfly." A popular opera, Madama Butterfly tells the story of a young Japanese geisha who clings to the hope that her relationship with a visiting American naval officer is loving and permanent. Click here to buy your tickets today!