Pamela Laurent

Artistic Director

Vocal Coach/Teacher

Professional Singer

Pamela, along with her husband, Scott Gregory, co-founded the Voice Studio and North County School of the Arts (NCSA) She also oversees the Best of Broadway camps, classes and private music lessons for NCSA.

Ms Laurent  is  the Artistic Director for NCSA’s Musical Theatre Productions and has directed over 10 productions for NCSA: Shrek, the Musical, Oliver!, Seussical, The Wizard of Oz, Oklahoma!, Annie Get Your Gun, Annie, Honk!, and You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.  

Originally a professional singer and performer, Pamela has performed in musicals and operas in the US and abroad.  She sang the role of Mme Giry with the international cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera in Hamburg, Germany for more than 500 performances. On the operatic stage, Pamela has performed leading roles with Lyric Opera of Chicago, Whitewater Opera, Seattle Opera, National Opera Company, and Lyric Opera of San Diego.  She has sung leading roles in Carmen, Hansel and Gretel, The Marriage of Figaro, La Cenerentola, The Tales of Hoffmann and The Merry Widow, as well as many others.  

Ms Laurent began her career in Chicago with the Lyric Opera of Chicago.  While there, she was a Metropolitan Opera district finalist and 1st prize winner for Chicago’s Bel Canto Competition.  

*Bachelor’s Degree ~ MacMurray College (Jacksonville, IL)

*Masters of Music work ~ University of Illinois (Champagne/Urbana, IL)

*Member of NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing)