Apprentice Artist - Soprano
Opera Saratoga Debut 2016 Festival
Beatrice, cover (Il Postino);
First Fairy (The Witches of Venice)
Hometown: Harbin, China
Schools and Training: Music Academy of the West, Crested Butte Music Festival, Mannes College of Music, Central Conservatory of Music.
Teachers: Ruth Falcon, Honghai Ma
Major Roles or Experience: Lauretta (Gianni Schicchi); Gilda (Rigoletto); Genovieffa (Suor Angelica); Contessa di Folleville (Il Viaggio a Reims); Susanna (Le nozze di Figaro); Giulia (La Scala di Seta)
Awards: Gerda Lissner Foundation International Vocal Competition, Grant Winner; Mannes College of Music, Michael Sisca Opera Award; Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, Eastern Region District Winner; McCammon Biennial Voice Competition, Finalist; Loren L. Zachary Competition, Semifinalist.
Boya Wei's participation in the Young Artist Program at Opera Saratoga has been sponsored through the generous support of Barbara and Charles Vengrove.