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“Jennifer Blades as Proverbia, the Good Fairy, plays her role with all of the requisite charm and goody-ness,
but with a sly wink to being a modern woman.” 
-James Howard,, January 6, 2008

"Much of the magic in this show is spread by the Good Fairy narrator, Proverbia, who is embodied with storybook charm by Jennifer Blades"
-Mike Giuliano, The Baltimore Sun
January 3, 2008


-Tim Smith, The Baltimore Sun, December 13, 2005

“Blades beautifully explored the shadows of Jake Heggie's Songs to the Moon...”
-Tim Smith, The Baltimore Sun, June 8, 2004

“In addition to his responsive chorus [the conductor] enjoyed rich-toned, beautifully phrased solos from the mezzo Jennifer Blades...Blades delivered the Pie Jesu solo eloquently.”
-Tim Smith, The Baltimore Sun, March 10, 2004

“Jennifer Blades had great fun with the role of Arminda...The mezzo's juicy tone and flair for comic mugging gave the performance a continual lift.”
-Tim Smith, The Baltimore Sun, March 25, 2003

“Some standout performances, from a very strong cast, included...Jennifer Blades as a braying Park Avenue nursemaid.”
-Joe Banno, The Washington Post, August 19, 2002

“Jennifer Blades, as Amahl's mother, colored her phrases affectingly and produced a warm, well-focused tone...making much of both Menotti's words and music.”
-Tim Smith, The Baltimore Sun, January 5, 2002

“As the weaker-willed Dorabella, Jennifer Blades matched [Fiordiligi] antic for antic and sang colorfully.”
-Tim Smith, The Baltimore Sun, May 20, 2000
Upcoming engagements

February 10, 2017
Master Class
New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts
New Orleans, Louisiana

April 7-10, 2017, 7:30 pm

Love Songs by Ana Sokolovic
U.S. Premeire
Baltimore Theatre Project
Baltimore, Maryland

June 4, 2017

A Life Well-Lived: The Exploration of a Life of a Woman
Jennifer Blades, vocals
Natalie Conte,
R. Timothy McReynolds, piano

Private concert

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