AMDA Faculty since: 2003
Sadie Dawkins Rosales has been an active performer and teacher in New York City for nearly two decades. She made her debut with Lyric Opera Cleveland at the age of eighteen, and has appeared in numerous leading musical theater and opera roles since. An accomplished musician, she has collaborated with many celebrated composers and ensembles, including the Phillip Glass Ensemble as the soloist in Einstein on the Beach at Carnegie Hall and as Soprano 1 in Kepler at The Brooklyn Academy of Music. Notable recordings: Hurry by Lisa Bielawa, (The Lay of Love, Works Commissioned by Carnegie Hall Playlist on Apple Music) and the Grammy-winning On the Transmigration of Souls by John Adams. New York Recital Debut: Artists International, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in 2009. Television appearances: "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," "Good Morning America" and "Law and Order: SVU." She is a member of Actors Equity.
B.M., Vocal Performance, Cleaveland Institute of Music
M.A., Opera Performance and Literature, New York University
Certificate, Integrated, American Musical and Dramatic Academy