Soprano Sarah van Loon received her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from North Park University. She most recently was the Soprano II section leader at the Chicago Temple, and has performed in numerous church services, recitals, and choir concerts since childhood. Sarah’s opera scene performances include portraying Musetta (La Bohème), Sophie (Werther), and Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro), among other characters. Sarah was an Emerging Artist with VOX 3 Collective in Chicago, and has appeared on the company’s cabaret series. She was a founder of the Chicago Chapter of Student NATS (chicagostudentnats.org), and served as the Secretary & Treasurer for the group through the first three years. In 2013, she received honorable mention in the Graduate Division of the Illinois NATS competition.