“Fun and Comfy” Concert
Marcie Ellen Duplantis is bringing her soothful, soulful, and joyful voice to St. Luke’s in a “Fun and Comfy” Concert you’ll never forget. Her international talent has wowed audiences from England to Boston, to Atlanta, to Chicago, and beyond. Her Nashville produced EP hit #14 on iTunes’ Christian and Gospel chart.
Her St. Luke’s concert will span the spectrum from Broadway to Jazz, to Italian and German musical classics and operas. Join us in the Chapel for a lot of fun and comfort.
Saturday, January 28 at 3:00 p.m.
Marcie Ellen Duplantis is a singer, songwriter, and educator from Fort Worth, Texas. This December she made her debut in the Midwest as the titular role of Puccini’s Suor Angelica with Music on Site, Inc. Her operatic roles include Ellen Orford of Britten’s Peter Grimes and Miss Jessell in The Turn of the Screw, Marcellina and Countess in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, The Witch and Gertrude (Mother) in Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel, The Mother in Menotti’s Amahl and The Night Visitors, Zweite Dame in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, Suor Dolcina in Puccini’s Suor Angelica and Nella in Gianni Schicchi, Dinah in Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, Fantine in Les Misérables, and Desiree in Sondheim’s A Little Night Music with The Boston Conservatory at Berklee.
Duplantis made her United Kingdom debut as a soloist at Great St. Mary’s Cathedral in Cambridge, England, and Salisbury Cathedral’s Lunchtime Concerts of the Liturgical Year. Duplantis has been staged in regional productions with Shreveport Opera, including Puccini’s Turandot and Madame Butterfly, and Donizetti’s, L’elisir d’amor, as well as performed in various capacities at Yale University, The Boston Conservatory, Interlochen Academy for the Arts, Chicago, and Atlanta.
Upon the release of her Nashville-produced and debut EP “Walls”, Marcie Ellen charted at #14 on iTunes Christian & Gospel charts. She completed a song-writing mentorship with a former publisher to Lauren Daigle, of Centricity Records. She records with Nashville producer, Ryan Corn, and former artist with Curb Records (which label represents artists such as Tim McGraw, LeAnn Rimes, and Hank Williams Jr.) of Nashville, Tennessee.
Marcie Ellen holds two Master’s degrees (M.M., M.A.T.) and is a graduate of Texas Christian University with a Master of Music in Voice Pedagogy and Centenary College of Louisiana with a Master of Arts in Teaching: Choral Music. She is an adjunct Professor of Voice at Texas Christian University.