LAURA WHITTENBERGER is happy to return to Clear Space after previously performing as Amalia in SHE LOVES ME. Laura performs theater, concert, and opera across the country. Roles this season: Mabel in THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE at Theater at Monmouth (ME), Pauline in LA VIE PARISIENNE with Long Island Opera (NY), Magnolia u/s in SHOW BOAT at Broadway Palm/Gulf Coast Symphony (FL). Concert/recording season highlights: a series of French recitals as a soprano/harp duo; release of a new album of Yeats-inspired Irish songs by R. Driver, Words that Sing in the Night. Education: Peabody Conservatory and Indiana University.