Brooke Dircks is a Masters student at New England Conservatory, where she studies with Jane Eaglen. Her operatic repertoire includes Lady Billows, [Albert Herring] Donna Anna, [Don Giovanni] Miss Jessel, [Turn of the Screw] First Witch, [Dido and Aeneas]and Waltraute, a role she performed in agala concert[Die Walküre Act III.] She has been a featured participant as a young artist with the Miami Opera Festival, Little Patuxent Opera Institute, and the American Institute of Music in Graz, Austria, where she received 3rd place in the prestigious Meistersinger competition. In 2017 she received an Encouragement Award from the Metropolitan Opera National Council auditions in New Orleans. Ms. Dircks was awarded a presidential distinction scholarship as both an undergraduate and graduate at New England Conservatory.