Ronni Coleen Ashley
Mezzo-soprano Ronni Coleen Ashley is thrilled to be singing in her third season with Areté. Ms. Ashley received a Masters from California State University, Northridge where she was awarded the Elizabeth Parham Memorial Endowment. During her studies, she sang such roles as Cherubino in Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro, La Ciesca in Puccini's Gianni Schicchi, the Dragonfly in Ravel's The Bewitched Child, and Wendy Jo in Footloose. She has also appeared in shows with the Valley’s own Center Stage Opera and Cabrilllo Music Theatre.