Jacqueline Harding — Voice

Specializes In:

Musical Theatre, Contemporary, Opera

 

Biography:

Canadian performer Jacqueline Harding found her love of performing on a Winnipeg Music Festival stage at the age of 12. Six years, and countless Festival performances later, she enrolled at the University of Manitoba where she completed her Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance under the tutelage of Donna Fletcher and Valdine Anderson. Following graduation, she studied classical art song at the Vancouver International Song Institute, and coached with Broadway veterans Faith Prince and Tovah Feldshuh at the International Cabaret Conference at Yale University. Her passion for musical theatre led her to pursue a Master of Fine Arts degree in Musical Theatre at The Boston Conservatory where she studied with the gifted Lisa Sheldon, and worked with the likes of director-choreographer Susan Stroman, as well as representatives from top New York casting and talent agencies.

Since graduating, Jacqueline has lived in Boston, New York City and Winnipeg auditioning, performing, lecturing and teaching for the Stoneham Theatre Young Company, the University of Winnipeg, The Collegiate and the MCMA.

Jacqueline is a two-time recipient of the Jean Murray-Moray Sinclair Scholarship (RMTC), received the WISE Foundation’s Emerging Artist of the Year Award (2013) and was a nominee for the 2017 Winnipeg Arts Council RBC On the Rise Award.

Career Highlights:

As a dynamic and active artist, Jacqueline’s performances have run the gamut of musical genres. She has appeared in three seasons with the Manitoba Opera Chorus, performed across the province as part of the Motown band The Retro Rhythm Review, and has been featured in Les Miserables (Rainbow Stage), The Addams Family and A Man of No Importance (Dry Cold Productions) and Godspell (Winnipeg Studio Theatre). Most recently, Jacqueline has been seen in One Trunk Theatre’s Mission Potluck (co-writer/co-director), American Idiot (Winnipeg Studio Theatre) and the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra/Rainbow Stage production of South Pacific.

Education:

Master of Fine Arts (Musical Theatre), The Boston Conservatory; Bachelor of Music in Performance (Vocal Performance), University of Manitoba.

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