During her years in Atlanta, Ms. Thebom appeared in several musical theatre roles, such as Anna in "The King and I" and the Mother Abbess in "The Sound of Music".
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She was invited to Atlanta, Georgia in 1967, to head the Southern Regional Opera Company. Their first production was a spectacular version of Henry Purcell's "King Arthur", staged at the just-completed Memorial Arts Center (now the Woodruff Arts Center). It was a success with the critics, but the company soon went bankrupt.