MARA RILEY (Dew Fairy) is pursuing a double BM in flute and vocal performance at the University of Colorado. She studies with Christina Jennings and Jennifer Bird-Arvidsson. Riley won CU’s Undergraduate Vocal Scholarship Competition (2018, 2019) and received the Honorable Mention in CU’s 2020 Honors Competition with Britten’s Les Illuminations. Credits include A Girl (“Somewhere”) in "West Side Story," Flora in "The Turn of the Screw," Mary Hatch in Heggie’s "It’s a Wonderful Life" and Héro in "Béatrice et Bénédict." Riley is an artist for the Young Musicians Foundation of Colorado.