Lindsey Brakhage (ENSEMBLE/JEAN BINNICKER UNDERSTUDY/FEMALE SWING: STINNEY) was born and raised in Georgia where she completed her undergraduate studies at Piedmont University. Lindsey completed her master’s degree in 2016 from Converse University in Spartanburg, SC. Most recently, she has performed the roles of Erste Dame and Pamina in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, Countess Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro, and Mrs. Winemiller in Hoiby’s Summer and Smoke. She made her debut at Carnegie Hall in July 2017 and has performed internationally in Germany and Italy. Lindsey was a 2020 Semi-Finalist in the renowned Premiere Opera Foundation + NYIOP Competition, and a District Qualifier for the 2022 Metropolitan Opera Laffont Competition.