is a classical contemporary vocalist and actress who developed passion for the arts at the age of three years old. During her childhood, she studied and performed with the Dallas Children’s Theatre; Taylor’s School of Music, Mary Lois Dance Academy and won various oratorical and vocal competitions throughout the state of Texas. Since then she has continued to capture the hearts and intrigue audiences everywhere through singing, dancing and acting. Her repertoire includes opera, jazz, musical theatre, oratorio and commercial work. She has performed various roles in U.S .and European cities. Recently she performed with Turtle Creek Chorale and Uptown Players in the Production Ragtime and Theatre Three’s production of A Catered Affair . In 2010 she was seen with Tony Award winners Karen Ziemba ,Jennifer Holiday and acclaimed actor /singer Ron Raines at the Myerson Symphony Center and the Majestic Theatre. Ms. Brené was also featured in the chorus of the 2008 production of Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess with the Dallas Opera. Madelyn has sung the role of 2nd Lady in Mozart’s Die Zauberflote at the Almafi Coast Music Festival in Naples, Italy and has portrayed the roles of Yvette in scenes from Puccini’s La Rondine and Carla in scenes from Maury Yeston’s Nine at the Vocal Arts Symposium in Colorado Springs, Co. While studying at Southern Methodist University where she was featured in many scenes as Huddle in Fiddler on the Roof, Clara in Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess and the chorus of Mozart’s Cosi Fan tutte. She also appeared as Anna in the World Premiere of Simon Sargon’s Story of Repunzel. Some of her commercial and film credits include Hillcrest Medical Center, Purina Puppy Chow and Calloway Golf. She has received numerous awards and honors including the Bruce Foote scholarship award, Pilgrim Rest Scholar Award and the Shivers Foundation award.
In addition to an excelling performing career Madelyn serves as the principal voice instructor at the esteemed Centre for Musical Minds and is the creator of the Musically Madelyn Concert and the MBF Vocal studio. She has studied with renowned teachers Nancy Elledge, Joan Heller, Barbara Hill- Moore, Earline Vincent, G. A. Clay and piano with Dr. Thelma Franklin Merrick. She is graduate of Southern Methodist University.