Victoria Livengood | Opera's Dixie Diva
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Victoria Livengood
Adelaide in Arabella (Santa Fe Opera)
Victoria Livengood
The Fortune Teller in Arabella (The Metropolitan Opera)
Victoria Livengood
Katisha in the Mikado (Hawaii Opera Theater)
Victoria Livengood
Sarelda in The Inspector (Boston Lyric Opera)
Victoria Livengood
The Old Prioress in Dialogues of the Carmelites (Fort Worth Opera)
Victoria Livengood
Eunice in A Streetcar Named Desire (LA Opera)
Victoria Livengood
Azucena in Il Trovatore (Portland Opera)
Victoria Livengood
The Old Lady in The Passenger (Houston Grand Opera)
Victoria Livengood
Herodias in Salome (The Utah Opera)
Victoria Livengood
The Marquise in La Fille du Regiment (The Liceu in Barcelona)
Victoria Livengood
Madame Flora in The Medium (L'Opera de Monte Carlo)
Victoria Livengood
Marcellina in The Marriage of Figaro (Washington National Opera)
Victoria Livengood
Julia Child in Bon Appetit (Buck Hill Skytop Music Festival)
Victoria Livengood
LA Opera, Houston Grand Opera and Florida Grand Opera
The exciting 2014-15 season for the Dixie Diva includes three company debuts and Victoria adds three more roles to her extensive repertoire. She makes returns to the LA Opera, the Houston Grand Opera and the Florida Grand Opera and makes debuts with the Atlanta Opera and the Greensboro Opera. Check out her itinerary page and enjoy a performance in a city near you!

Meet The Dixie Diva

Welcome to the official website for Victoria Livengood, a Grammy-nominated Metropolitan Opera star who is better known by her family and friends as the Dixie Diva. The internationally renowned mezzo-soprano's artistry has been hailed by audiences and critics worldwide for her multifaceted and powerhouse performances in a remarkably varied repertoire.

Latest Rave Reviews

Mezzo Victoria Livengood - the only cast member who had previously sung her role - imbued Salome's manipulative mother, Herodias, with equal portions of imperiousness and sleaze.
-- Opera News Magazine
The cast is flawless. The other female prisoners are given fleshed-out distinctive roles. Standouts include Victoria Livengood as Old Woman.
-- The New York Times

Latest Press

Thomasville's Livengood to make her Greensboro Opera debut
High Point Enterprise
Dixie Diva Dishes! Mezzo Victoria Livngood Shares Her iPod with BWW
BWW Classical
The Reinvention of the Dixie Diva: Victoria Livengood Thrives In Act II of Her Career
Everyday Opera

Latest Videos

Interview with "North Carolina Now" - UNC-TV (Aired March 8, 2012)
Interview with "North Carolina Now" - UNC-TV (Aired March 8, 2012)
Interview with "North Carolina Now" - UNC-TV (Aired Feb. 23, 2012)
Interview with "North Carolina Now" - UNC-TV (Aired Feb. 23, 2012)

International Accolades

Victoria's unforgettable performances have enchanted critics to label her "the ideal Carmen of our time" and "one of the leading singer-actresses of her generation."

The New York Times called her
"naturally seductive and vocally alluring."

Opera News magazine raved that
"her singing and acting radiate intensity."

The Italian press proclaimed that
"the power of her voice could straighten the Tower of Pisa!"

Boston's Phoenix Magazine described her
"riveting and commanding Dalila as a cross between Theda Bara and Joan Crawford and her incomparable phrasing and warmth as reminiscent of Maria Callas's recordings."

Carmen Dalila Marina Azucena Marquise Giulietta The Medium
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