Andrea Grant is a member of the music staff of University of Toronto Opera, the Head of Music Staff for Wexford Festival Opera and a member of the music staff of Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. She is active as a freelance collaborative pianist and vocal coach, and enjoys a variety of experiences encompassing recital, opera and musical theatre. Recent experiences include a recital as part of the Hong Kong International Arts Festival, a tour with the Canadian Opera Company to northern Ontario and Nunavik, Quebec, and various recitals throughout Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia and Nova Scotia. Andrea has been involved in the development and production of new works with various companies, including the North American premiere of Unsuk Chin’sAlice in Wonderland, and the recent revival of John Adams’ The Death of Klinghoffer, both with Opera Theatre of St. Louis. She has also worked with Banff Centre’s ‘Opera as Theatre’ program, Tapestry New Opera Works, Queen of Puddings Music Theatre, Soundstreams Canada, and Calgary Opera, and has played several shows for Opera Atelier and Mirvish Productions in Toronto. She received her BMus (Hons) in Piano Performance from Wilfrid Laurier University, a Master of Music degree in Collaborative Piano from the University of Western Ontario, and a Diploma in Operatic Performance from the University of Toronto.