David Helmer is a vocal and acting coach born and raised in Boyertown, Pennsylvania.
David has studied and performed with several high level ensembles and performance groups
including opera singing in the Berks Opera Company’s productions of Faust and Madame
Butterfly, located in Reading, PA, and professional acting at The Steel River Playhouse in the
productions Little Orphan Annie, Peter Pan, A Secret Garden, and A Christmas Story located in
Pottstown, PA. David is currently finishing his bachelor’s of arts in vocal performance, as well as
music education. He is currently a student in the professional voice studio under Christopher
Arneson, a distinguished classical operatic vocal instructor at Westminster Choir College in
Princeton, NJ. At Westminster Choir College, David has performed and traveled on tour with
the Westminster Choir, as well as being lead operatic roles in Westminster’s Opera theatre.
He was awarded several scholarships while attending Westminster, including the Frauke
Haasemann Endowed Scholarship, E. J. Grassmann Endowed Scholarship, and first place in the
annual vocal scholarship competition held for each class. David is eager to instruct the
beautiful, aspiring, and creative minds ready to take on the art of performing, singing, and