Thomas Richards, CCAS BA ’10, has been named one of six winners in the 2013 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. Nearly 1500 singers from around the country between the ages of 20 and 30 entered this competition, which is considered the most prestigious of its kind in North America for singers aspiring to begin an operatic career. Richards is a bass-baritone who has performed in productions of Don Giovanni, The Rake’s Progress, and Le Nozze di Figaro. His success in the National Council Auditions is expected to give him the exposure necessary to launch a career in Opera. Find the Full Article on the Website of the Metropolitan Opera.