ANDREW DWAN (’16) 26, born in Mountain View, California, earned his graduate degree at the University of Southern California. Roles include Kecal in The Bartered Bride at the Music Acaxdemy of the West,  Figaro in Le nozze di Figaro with San Jose Opera, Silenus in The Cows of Apollo with Aspen Music Festival, and Seneca from Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea with the University of Southern California. Mr. Dwan also has a passion for contemporary vocal works, with recent performances as Aldous Huxley in Anne LeBaron’s LSD: The Opera, premiered at the Disney Redcat hall; Oulomenos in Jason Thorpe Buchanan’s Hunger, performed in conjunction with The Industry’s First Take; and Trader in Jonathan Dawe’s Nero and the Fall of the Lehman Brothers. This is his second year at Music Academy of the West.