The Metropolitan Opera’s new future star

The Metropolitan Opera has awarded the 2022 Beverly Sills Artist Award with $50,000 to help launch the recipient’s career. After Erin Morley, Brenda Rae, Anthony Roth Costanzo, Ben Bliss and Ryan Speedo Green were awarded as a group in 2021 due to Covid, baritone Will Liverman is the new star with a bright future. He follows Joyce DiDonato (2007), Matthew Polenzani (2008), Bryan Hymel (2013), Michael Fabiano (2014), Quinn Kelsey (2015), Ailyn Pérez (2016), Nadine Sierra (2018), Lisette Oropesa (2019) and Angel Blue (2020) among others!