Jennifer Wallace as Mrs. Saks
Mezzo-soprano, Jennifer Wallace, has performed with Los Angeles Opera since the company’s inception in 1986, appearing as a Chorister in over 100 productions as well as covering 15 roles and performing 13 small roles. Most recently Jennifer performed the role of Mrs. Grose in Britten’s Turn of the Screw with Pacific Opera Project, the title role in Massenet’s Thérèse, the world premiere of Wells’ The First Lady portraying Eleanor Roosevelt and covering the role of The Old Lady in Candide in the inaugural production of Pasadena Opera. She has also appeared with Opera Santa Barbara, San Diego Opera, Long Beach Symphony, Tulsa Symphony, Tulsa Opera, Orange County Opera, Las Vegas’ “Opera in Camera” and the Los Angeles Master Chorale. Television appearances include the NBC series Chuck and Penn Jillette’s NBC game show Identity. She has sung on numerous film soundtracks and on recordings by artists such as Busta Rhymes and Josh Groban.
Watch an excerpt of Jennifer as Eleanor Roosevelt in The First Lady below: