Suzanne’s formal education includes a Bachelor of Music and the Graduate School of Education at UCSB; post-graduate studies in voice performance at Juilliard School of Music, and The Aspen Music Festival Opera Program with master teachers Wesley Balk, Adele Addison, and Dame Joan Cross of Sadler Wells Opera.
Her career began on Broadway with Director Gower Champion’s rock opera “Rockabye Hamlet “– and spans over 30 off-Broadway, Regional, and National Tours, and the concert stage worldwide.
Suzanne’s 15-year association with the Disney Company includes start-up projects Tokyo Disneyland and Disney Cruise Lines.
Her teaching career began in 2000 with the founding of The Lukather Singers’ Studio and in 2005, the founding of The Cabaret Institute For Kids (cabaretinstitute.org), a non-profit dedicated to music education for kids.
Ms. Lukather’s professional affiliations include NATS (The National Association of the Teachers of Singing) NATS-LA, SAG/AFTRA (Screen Actors’ Guild), AEA (Actors’ Equity Association), and AFM (American Federation of Musicians)
During COVID 19 lessons are conducted on-line via Skype and Zoom. We continue with in-studio lessons while observing safe practices of social distancing, wearing of mask by instructor, sanitizing surfaces, air purification and proper ventilation.
The Singer's Mask — Broadway Relief Project
Instruction meets California Standards for Music Education. Lessons are eligible for credit as an elective in home schooling.