Renée Richardson ( Cercatrice in Suor Angelica/Auditor - Angelica) starred as Béatrice in CIM´s Béatrice et Bénédict. She is in the second year of the master´s program studying with Mary Schiller. Richardson has been seen in several Pensacola Opera productions including Bizet´s Carmen, Puccini´s La Bohème, and Gilbert and Sullivan´s The Pirates of Penzance. The Haitian-American singer has also been part of the Oberlin in Italy´s Emerging Artist scenes program where she was Dorabella in Mozart´s Così fan tutte. At the University of West Florida, she sang scenes as the Female Chorus in Britten´s The Rape of Lucretia and as Bess in Gershwin´s Porgy and Bess.