Sadie Spivey has been recognized for her diverse performance abilities as a vocal artist and as an actor. Whether it is creating new work or giving a unique voice to established repertoire, Sadie believes that stories help us feel seen and heard, fulfilling our innate desire to connect. Collaboration and storytelling are at the forefront of Sadie's artistry.
In March 2023, Sadie competed as a Semi Finalist in the International Lotte Lenya Competition. This summer, Sadie returned to The Ohio Light Opera for their 2023 season as a Resident Artist, singing Guenevere in Camelot and Nanette in No, No, Nanette.
During the 2022 season, Sadie sang Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance and Luisa in The Fantasticks with OLO, as well as the Vixen in Janáček’s The Cunning Little Vixen with the Bard Graduate Vocal Arts Program. Also a part of the '22 season, Sadie performed alongside Stephanie Blythe and members of the Bard Graduate Vocal Arts Program in Berlin im Licht: A German Cabaret. She was also featured as a soloist in Bach's Christmas Oratorio, Part VI with the Albany Symphony.
Sadie was named an Encouragement Award Winner of the 2020 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (Pittsburgh District).
Sadie recently received a Master's in Vocal Arts from the Bard College Conservatory of Music under the tutelage of Stephanie Blythe. Sadie is a student of Edith Bers.