Diana Cantrelle is at home in opera, oratorio, TV & film.  Critical reviews say, “ Cantrelle is Carmen…sounds & looks great in the role…superb acting & singing”, “her deep rich voice gives new meaning to the words, with vibrant color & style”, “Cantrelle’s interpretation of French repertoire, Verdi & Oratorio provides, high points to performances where she shows delicate vocal warmth as well as her acting talent.” “Cantrelle is a smart choice with her ability to give emotional depth to the opera’s score.” 

Diana Cantrelle has performed at the Hippodrome Theatre, Vocalypse Productions - Nova Scotia; Baltimore’s Lyric, Wolf Trap, Peabody Opera Theatre, Kennedy Center, Washington Savoyards, L’Alliance Française, Divertimento Orchestra - Canada; Silesian State Theatre -Czech Rep., Cincinnati Opera, Capitol Operas NY & PA;  Townsend Opera Players, Pittsburgh Undercroft Opera, Opera Santa Barbara. 

Recent works include: Mother - Amahl & the Night Visitors; The American Prize for Opera & Oratorio 2017-18; Carmen - Carmen-Vive la LibertéUlrica - Un Ballo in MascheraVive la France - A Celebration of France & Friendship CD Release/Recital 2017;  Witch - Hänsel und Gretel, Azucena – Il Trovatore,  Aldonza - Man of La Mancha,  Charlotte – Werther, Madame Flora (Baba) The Medium, Adalgisa – Norma.

Miss Cantrelle studies with Carmen Balthrop and coaches with Susan Morton, Michael Adcock, John Astin, Garnett Bruce, and Roger Brunyate, François Loup & William Sharp.

Cantrelle - Masters of Music in Voice Performance/Vocal Pedagogy and Composition Studies from Peabody Conservatory of Music – 2012