By Francisco Salazar
Angel Blue has signed with Askonas Holt for general management.
The soprano will be managed at Askonas Holt by Joel Thomas and Flo Rivington.
Blue is one of the principal sopranos at the Metropolitan Opera and has also performed at the Teatro alla Scala, Covent Garden, the Wiener Staatsoper, Semperoper Dresden, San Francisco Opera, Seattle Opera, Theater an der Wien, Oper Frankfurt, and San Diego Opera.
She won a Grammy Award last year for Best Opera Recording for her role in the Met Opera’s “Porgy and Bess” and this year won the Richard Tucker Foundation Award. In 2020, she became the first African-American recipient of the Beverly Sills Award.
This summer she is set to perform at the Arena di Verona and will sing the role of Marguerite in Faust at Opéra national de Paris. At the Metropolitan Opera she is set to sing the role of Violetta in “La Traviata” during the 2022-23 season.