Lisa Hopkins Seegmiller (born 1978), usually known as Lisa Hopkins, is an American classical singer and actress from Simi Valley, California. She holds a B.A. in Theater Studies and Acting from Yale University and a M.M. in Classical Voice from the Manhattan School of Music.
She is best known for her portrayal of Mimi in Baz Luhrmann's 2002-03 production of La bohème on Broadway, for which she received a 2003 Tony Award. Since then, Hopkins has performed around the United States and Europe in concerts, operas and musical theatre, at venues such as the Estates Theatre in Prague, Wolf Trap in Virginia, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Utah Symphony and Opera, and at several music festivals. She was nominated for the 2010 Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording for her role in the recording of Volpone with the Wolftrap Opera Company.
... Hopkins lives in Washington, D.C ... with her husband and two daughters ...
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“Any day, any minute we bless God for our being or for anything, for food, for sunlight, we do and are what we were meant for, made forthings that give and mean to give God glory.”
—Gerard Manley Hopkins (18441889)