Teri Hansen has received International recognition for her crossover abilities as a singing actress from Opera to Broadway and concert stages around the world. She has sung leading roles with the Houston Grand Opera, Theatre in Pfalsbau, Glimmerglass Opera, Theatre des Westens, Orlando Opera, Salle Esse, Florida Grand Opera and the Opera De Toulon. Miss Hansen She made her Broadway debut in THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE and starred in London’s West End as “Magnolia” in Hal Prince’s Tony award winning production of SHOW BOAT. She concertized with Marvin Hamlisch nationwide since 2002 and returned to the Boston Pops for two consecutive seasons under his baton. Miss Hansen starred in the Broadway national tours of THE MUSIC MAN as “Marian Paroo”, “Guinevere” in CAMELOT and as “Magnolia” in SHOW BOAT.
Internationally recognized as an interpreter of Weill, Miss Hansen began her career “Rose” in the film version of Kurt Weill’s STREET SCENE (BRAVO! Channel; and for the Premiere production in Berlin at the Theatre Des Westens, Francesca Zambello Director). Miss Hansen appears regularly at the Lincoln Center where she has performed as a part of the prestigious “Meet the Artist” series since 2005.
Miss Hansen is a Kennedy Center Irene Ryan Award nominee as a leading Actor for her performance in Bertolt Brecht’s THE CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE, a proud graduate of Florida State University and alumnae of the Houston Opera Studio. She received an honorary Ph.D. (DFA in Fine Arts) from Central Michigan University in 2014. Miss Hansen’s solo CD “Into Your Arms…Love Songs of Richard Rodger’s” is available worldwide and through her website www.teridalehansen.com