Director, Renaissance Youth Opera Theatre
About Lori Turner
Lori Turner brings nearly three decades of award-winning experience to her position of Artistic Director of the Renaissance Youth Opera Theatre. She has performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City and at the Paris Opera in France, and has made numerous television and film appearances. She began her professional career in Los Angeles where she sang with the Los Angeles Opera, the Roger Wagner Chorale and the Los Angeles Baroque Orchestra. She spent 10 years in Europe as a member of the Royal Flemish Opera in Belgium. Since coming back to the States, Lori has devoted her time to her great passion- introducing young performers to the wonderful world of Gilbert and Sullivan and other classic operetta and lyric Broadway composers. Lori has frequently appeared as a soloist with the Mansfield Symphony and with the late Tom Croghan.