Mezzo-soprano Natasha Nelson made her New York City debut in 2011 with New York Opera Exchange as Geraldine in A Hand of Bridge. Additional operatic credits include Dido and Aeneas (Dido), Il re pastore (Tamiri), Die Fledermaus (Prince Orlofsky), Pygmalion (La Statue), and Le nozze di Figaro (Cherubino). Natasha performed at the 2010 American Musicological Society conference in Indianapolis and has appeared in recital at the Dramatists Guild of America. She is a doctoral candidate at Stony Brook University and earned M.M. and B.M. degrees from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.