Performer

Photography: Bryant Wahl-Perrin

Photography: Bryant Wahl-Perrin

A few stood out as convincing Broadway or Mirvish Aspirants. Brenley Palmer as the feisty Little Red Riding Hood…seemed comfortable with the style and helped raise the overall quality.
— Bill Rankin (OPERA CANADA)

Brenley Palmer is a young soprano from Winnipeg, Manitoba.  She graduated from Brandon University where she attained a bachelors in vocal performance under the study of Naomi Forman.  Throughout her degree, she focused on a classical style of singing while also working on her musical theatre technique in lessons and on the stage in the community. In addition, she has completed a theatre minor under the instruction of James Forsythe. She graduated this spring from the Canadian College of Performing Arts where she rounded out her triple threat skills, studying acting, singing as well as dance. She has been an active performer in the Brandon Area, most notably as Robin in 7 Ages production of Godspell and Hodel in Fiddler on the Roof. During her time at Brandon University, she participated in the theatre departments production of InterSEXtions as Ellen, and the title role of Captain Lovelock with the School of Music. Brenley has spent her summers with Opera NUOVA in Edmonton performing in their productions of Into the Woods as Little Red Riding Hood and as Martha in The Secret Garden.

Photography: Nanc Price

Photography: Nanc Price

Photography: Hailey Witt

Photography: Hailey Witt

Palmer’s sprightly maid could bring on spring all by herself”
— Colin Maclean (Gigcity.ca)