RSOC alum Krista McClellan (The Frat Party, The Diva) has walked off with yet another competition prize. This time, the ebullient soprano hit up the Maracanto 2011: 14º Festival Brasileiro de Canto Lírico no Maranhão competition, which concluded last night, taking the Third Prize Trophy, an Honorable Mention for Best Song, and a cash award. Parabéns, Krista, parabéns!
It’s been a good year on the competition circuit for Krista. In addition to several semi-final and final round placements in other competitions, she won the Mozart Prize and took 2nd Place in the 10th Concurso Brasileiro de Canto Maria Callas back in Frebruary.