J’Nai is nominated for a Visionary Award at the Black Independence Awards

J’Nai joins an elite group of black creatives who are nominated for their work in celebrating and elevating “the…


J’Nai wins Grammy Award for “Akhnaten”

Philip Glass’ Akhnaten Wins 2022 Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording!!
J’Nai Bridges played Nefertiti to…


J’Nai is one of three LA Opera 2022 Eva & Marc Stern Artist Award Recipients!

J’Nai Bridges along with tenor Ben Bliss and soprano Liv Redpath are awarded the LA Opera’s $60,000 Eva…


J’Nai honored as one of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts’ ‘Next 50’

These 50 cultural leaders will take part in Kennedy Center programs, forums, residencies, and events—such as Arts…


J’Nai featured on cover of Opera News magazine’s February 2022 issue

J’Nai Bridges is featured on Opera News magazine’s February 2022 issue which includes a full feature…


J’Nai Bridges is nominated for a Grammy Award for Akhnaten

On November 23, 2019 The Metropolitan Opera recorded a live performance of Philip Glass’s Akhnaten in which…


J’Nai announces her 2021-22 season!

This season, J’Nai lifts up new voices as a soloist in several world premieres, along with classic roles for which…