MICHAEL BALLAM has performed in the major concert halls of America, Europe, Asia, Russia, and the Middle East, with command performances at the Vatican and the White House. His operatic repertoire includes more than 600 performances of over 70 major roles. He currently serves as the General Director of the Utah Festival Opera, a company he founded in 1993. Michael is a popular BYU Education Week speaker and CD artist. He and his family lived in Israel for over a year and he has led many tours to Israel over the years as he is drawn to this incredible part of the world. He will touch our hearts with his fascinating experiences and talented performances as he shares his testimony through word and song.