Coloratura soprano Raven McMillon is a native of Baltimore, MD. Her opera credits include La Princesse in L’enfant et les sortilèges (Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra); Papagena in Die Zauberflöte (CCM); Morgan in FIERCE (Cincinnati Opera); Adele in Die Fledermaus (Carnegie Mellon); Goldie in Goldie B. Locks and the Three Singing Bears (Pittsburgh Festival Opera); and Linfea in La Calisto (CCM). McMillion has also workshopped new roles such as Mary in Chiao’s The Secret Codes of Mary Bowser and Lucy in Picker’s Awakenings.
McMillon joined the Houston Grand Opera Studio in the 2020/21 season. She will be featured in several HGO productions including the Studio Scenes program and the company’s return to main stage in 2021, The Sound of Music.
Raven received her MM Vocal Performance at the University of Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music (CCM) and her BFA in Vocal Performance at Carnegie Mellon University.