Voice Teacher - Soprano - Director - Music Director
Mid-Atlantic Regional NATS - 2021
Qualified for Nationals! - Elizabeth de Figueiredo and Mitra Samei
1st Place - Mitra Samei - Lower HS Classical Treble (qualified for Nationals)
2nd Place - Elizabeth de Figueiredo - Upper HS Musical Theater Treble
3rd Place and Qualified for Nationals - Elizabeth de Figueiredo - Sing off round
Qualified for Nationals - Mitra Samei - Sing off round
North Carolina Classical NATS - 2021
3rd Place - Mitra Samei - Lower HS Classical Treble (R)
North Carolina Musical Theater NATS - 2020
All participating students qualified for Regionals!
1st place - Erin Flanagan Contemporary Commercial Music Treble
1st place - Sofia Unger - Lower HS MT Treble (R)
2nd place - Aliyah Wendelbo - Upper HS MT Treble, Room 1 (R)
3rd place - Elizabeth de Figueiredo - Upper HS MT Treble, Room 2 (R)
Regionals - Trey Purves - Upper HS MT TBB (R)
Regionals - Hayes Hunter - Lower HS MT Treble (R)
Regionals - Adalina Kaul - Lower HS MT Treble (R)
Regionals - Micah Hughes - Lower HS MT Treble (R)
Meris Robinson Bio
Meris Robinson has over a decade of experience teaching classical and musical theater voice to students of all ages. She challenges her students to improve their vocal and acting skills through lessons that are energetic, fun, and focused. Ms. Robinson has helped students prepare for successful auditions leading to them receiving prominent roles through school, summer programs, professional local theater, television, and film.
Her students consistently win or place in local, state, and regional competitions, and her students have gained admittance to competitive high school conservatories and college music and theater programs as well. She also has students who have finished their degrees are currently pursuing professional careers in theater and music.
As co-founder of CHSMA’s Broadway in Concert series, she directs, music directs, and coaches students in these productions. This year she is directing CHSMA’s Broadway in Concert version of A Little Princess: The Musical. Ms. Robinson’s training includes Bachelors and Masters degrees from Oberlin Conservatory (OH) and another Masters degree in voice performance from UNCG. Through lessons, masterclasses, and conferences with prominent Musical Theater experts, Ms. Robinson is constantly keeping herself abreast of the most recent developments in MT techniques, training and repertoire.
"Let us be glad"
The Life of the Party
Dyin' Ain't So Bad
I Like Him
"Everywhere I Look"
"Caro mio ben"
"I Saw Two Clouds at Morning"
"Before it's Over"
"Lamest Place in the World"
"I know things now"
"Some things are meant to be"
"If It Hadn't Been for Love"
I am Aldolpho
"All That's Known"
"Ten Minutes Ago"
"One Perfect Moment"
"Baubles, Bangles, and Beads"
Caro mio ben
And This is My Beloved
Nymphs and Shepherds
El Majo Discreto
The Willow Song