Samantha Attaguile

Samantha Attaguile

Lyric Mezzo-Soprano

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2017Mascagni: Cavalleria RusticanaLola
2016Purcell: Dido and AeneasDido
2015Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroCherubino
2014Mozart: Cosi fan tutteDorabella
2014Rossini: Il viaggio a ReimsMaddalena
2013Bizet: Le Docteur MiracleVéronique
2013Puccini: Suor AngelicaLa badessa


Praised with an exciting sound, ​Mezzo-Soprano Samantha Attaguile is quickly establishing herself as a spirited young talent in the modern artistic world. Most recently, Samantha appeared as Lola in Main Street Opera's production of Cavalleria rusticana. In November, Samantha will debut with Chicago Fringe Opera, appearing as Hannah after in the Chicago premiere of the critically acclaimed opera As One, a chamber piece for two voices and string quartet depicting the experiences of a sole transgender protagonist.

Other performance highlights include Flora (The Enchanted Pig by Jonathan Dove), Lola (Cavalleria rusticana), and Dido (Dido and Aeneas) with Opera Steamboat (formerly Emerald City Opera), Barbara Ansley (Roman Fever by Robert Ward) with Opera on Tap Chicago, Dorabella (Così fan tutte) with Opera in the Ozarks and The Floating Opera Company, Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro) with Luke Housner's Portland Summer Opera Workshop, Phoebe Meryll (The Yeomen of the Guard) with The Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company,  Maddalena (Il viaggio a Reims), Vèronique (Doctor Miracle),  Nurse (Strawberry Fields by Michael Torke), and The Abbess (Sister Angelica) with the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University. Scene credits include both the title role and Mercédès from Bizet's beloved Carmen, Third Lady (The Magic Flute), and Octavian (Der Rosenkavalier). 

Samantha currently works, lives, and performs in Chicago with her outrageously supportive husband, Antoni, and feline fur babies, Desdemona and Ophelia. To learn more, please visit

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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana Lola 24 hours Main Street Opera 2017
Purcell: Dido and Aeneas Dido 1 week 2016
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro Cherubino 1 week 2015
Mozart: Cosi fan tutte Dorabella 1 week Opera in the Ozarks 2014
Rossini: Il viaggio a Reims Maddalena 24 hours Chicago College of Performing Arts 2014