Layla Claire in Women’s Wear Daily: Finding Her Voice

Layla is featured in WWD in advance of opening night of The Rake’s Progress at The Metropolitan Opera on Friday. Here’s a snippet: “Soprano Layla Claire has been more than a little busy recently — in fact, she’s had to learn three new roles this year, including the part of Anne Trulove in the Metropolitan Opera’s version of Igor Stravinsky’s “The Rake’s Progress,” which will open at Lincoln Center on Friday.
On this day, she is wearing a printed CLUB MONACO dress that flatters her coloring — Claire is a member of a rare breed, the redhead who retains the vibrant color of her hair into adulthood. “My mother used to say, ‘You don’t like it now, but you’ll be sorry when it’s gone,’” she observes. But it’s still there.” –full article by Lorna Koski here.

*photo by Steve Eichner