Mary Box has recently been on the music staffs of Opera San Antonio (Chorusmaster), Houston Grand Opera’s HGOco, Opera in the Heights (Chorusmaster), Wichita Grand Opera, Fargo-Moorhead Opera (Young Artist Program Director), Sarasota Opera, Houston Baptist University and the Lorenzo Malfatti Accademia Vocale in Lucca, Italy. She has also frequently performed as a substitute with the symphonies of Houston and San Antonio.
Mary received piano performance degrees from the Eastman School of Music (B.M.) and the University of Houston (M.M.). In 2013, Mary caught herself smiling while playing her first opera, La bohème. Mary now has one of only two degrees in Vocal Coaching (M.M.) that Rice University has ever awarded, studying primarily with Tom Jaber.