Iva Schell attended the University of Dresden and the University of Augsburg and at 22, was hired for six seasons at Theater Ulm for many roles spanning the genres of opera, operetta, and musical theatre. Since 2009, she has been a member of the Musical Comedy Theatre of Leipzig Opera. Ms. Schell is known for her critically acclaimed performances at the world-famous Seefestspiele Mörbisch in Austria. In 2016, she was featured as a soloist for the European concert tour of violinist André Rieu. She has performed extensively in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Japan, and the United States, and in 2019 performed as Ottilie in White Horse Inn at Gärtnerplatztheater in Munich.