Emily Skeen is in the first year of her performance master’s degree as a student of Jennifer Bird-Arvidsson. This is her first production with Eklund
Opera. Past performances include the Muse of Tragedy in the workshop performance of Lisa Marsh and Barbara Conable's The Amusement, Veronique in Doctor Miracle, Marcellina in Le Nozze di Figaro, Bianca in La Rondine and Seour Mathilde in Dialogues of the Carmelites at Portland
State University. As well, Skeen has appeared as Suzanne in Un mari à la porte and Despina in Cosi fan tutte with Student Opera at PSU.