Engagements

Sam-10upcoming:

WAR STORIES
Testo (Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda – Monteverdi) + Noah (I have no stories to tell you – Beecher/Moskovich)
Opera Philadelphia – O17 Festival – The Philadelphia Museum of Art
Gary Thor Wedow, conductor
Robin Guarino, stage director
16, 17, 19, 22, 23 September 2017

MARA: A CHAMBER OPERA
Mara
Rubin Museum, NYC
Sherry Woods, composer
Stephen Batchelor, librettist
18, 20 October 2017

TBA
TBA
The Houston Symphony
Paul Agnew, conductor
dates and venue TBA

ARIODANTE
Lurcanio
R.B. Schlather’s Ariodante (NYC)
R.B. Schlather, stage director
Geoffrey McDonald, conductor
dates and venue TBA


2016-17 season:

IRIS
Merciaiolo/Cenciaiolo
Fisher Center – Sosnoff Theater – Bard SummerScape
Leon Botstein, conductor
James Darrah, stage director
22, 24, 27, 29, 31 July 2016

CARMEN
Don Jose
Rockport Opera House Center – Rockport, ME – Bay Chamber Concerts
Gerald Steichen, music director
Edwin Cahill, stage director
21 August 2016

CARMEN
Le Remendado / Don Jose (cover)
Boston Opera House – Boston Lyric Opera
David Angus, conductor
Calixto Bieito, production
23, 25m, 30 September, 2m October 2016

Opera’s Rising Stars Concert
selections from MACBETH, EUGENE ONEGIN, and CARMEN
Yavapai Performing Arts Center – Prescott, AZ
with Christopher Cano, Keith Harris, Jennifer Johnson Cano, and Amy Shoremount-Obra
5 November 2016

ARIODANTE workshop production
Lurcanio
National Sawdust
Geoffrey McDonald, conductor
R.B. Schlather, stage director
21 December 2016

THREE WAY (world premiere)
The Companion: Joe
Masquerade: Marcus
James K. Polk Theater – Nashville Opera
Dean Williamson, conductor
John Hoomes, stage director
27, 28, 29 January 2017

KAT’A KABANOVA
Váňa Kudrjaš
Peter Jay Sharp Theater – The Juilliard School
Anne Manson, conductor
Stephen Wadsworth, stage director
21, 23, 25 April 2017

VOICE OF AMERICA: Vocal Chamber Works by Living Composers
Merkin Hall
27 April 2017

THREE WAY (East Coast premiere)
The Companion: Joe
Masquerade: Marcus
BAM Fisher – Fishman Space – Brooklyn Academy of Music
Dean Williamson, conductor
John Hoomes, stage director
15, 16, 17, 18 June 2017

FRANKENSTEIN: OR THE MODERN PROMETHEUS
Victor Frankenstein
West Edge Opera
Jonathan Khuner, conductor
Matthew Ozawa, stage director
5-20 August 2017

 


 2015-16:

CARMEN
Don Jose
Savannah VOICE Festival
Andrew Bisantz, conductor
Edwin Cahill, stage director
9, 11 August 2015

LES MAMELLES DE TIRESIAS
Le Mari
Peter Jay Sharp Theater – The Juilliard School
Keri-Lynn Wilson, conductor
Ted Huffman, stage director
18, 20, 22 November 2015

New York Festival of Song @Juilliard: 
Harry, Hoagy, and Harold: featuring the music of Harry Warren, Hoagy Carmichael, and Harold Arlen
Peter Jay Sharp Theater – The Juilliard School
Steven Blier, piano and curator
13 January 2016

Flushing Town Hall / co-presented by the 5 Boroughs Music Festival
17 January 2016

LIEDERABEND
Rilke Lieder / Einojuhaani Rautavaara
Paul Concert Hall – The Juilliard School
Erika Switzer, curator
Jinhee Park, piano
28 January 2016

JUILLIARD SHOWCASE
Don Jose / highlights from CARMEN
room 305 – The Juilliard School
Louise Proske, stage director
19 February 2016

EUGENE ONEGIN
Vladimir Lenski
Silva Concert Hall – The Hult Center (Eugene, OR) – Eugene Opera
Andrew Bisantz, conductor
David Lefkowitz, stage director
11, 13 March 2016

THE MAGIC FLUTE
First Armed Guard
Peter Jay Sharp Theater – The Juilliard School
David Stern, conductor
Mary Birnbaum, stage director
19, 21, 23 April 2016


 

2014-15:

SIR JOHN IN LOVE
Fenton
Odyssey Opera 
Gil Rose, conductor
Joshua Major, stage director
May 17, 20, and 23

Don Giovanni
Don Ottavio
Shubert Theater – Boston Lyric Opera
David Angus, conductor
Emma Griffin, stage director
10 May 2015

IS PARIS BURNING?
Pierre
studio recording – Center for Contemporary Opera, NYC
Sara Jobin, conductor
Francois Dompierre, composer; Leonard Orr, librettist
1-11 March 2015

SALOME
Narraboth
Virginia Opera
Ari Pelto, conductor
Stephen Lawless, stage director
30 January, 1, 3, 6, 8, 14, 15 February 2015

AN OPERA VALENTINE 
Selections from Die Walküre, Das Land des Lächelns, West Side Story, and Candide
Concert presented by Virginia Opera 
Adam Turner, conductor
12 February 2015

MESSIAH
Tenor soloist
Apollo Chorus of Chicago
Symphony Center / Harris Theater
Stephen Alltop, conductor
6, 20 December 2014

MESSIAH
Tenor soloist
Fort Wayne Philharmonic
Andrew Constantine, conductor
18 December 2014

ALCINA
Oronte
Whitebox Art Center
R.B. Schlather, stage director
Geoffrey McDonald, conductor
in installation 6 – 21 September 2014

DER PROTAGONIST
Protagonist
Fire Island Opera Festival
Bradley Moore, music director
Edwin Cahill, stage director
23, 24 August 2014

previous seasons:

WERTHER
Werther
Chautauqua Institution
Milos Repicky, conductor
John Giampetro, stage director
19 July 2014

RIVER OF LIGHT 
Man / Neighbor / Ravana
world premiere production
Jack Perla, composer
Chitra Divakaruni, librettist
Houston Grand Opera East + West
David Hanlon, conductor
E. Loren Meeker, stage director
23, 25, 29 March 2014

IL COMBATTIMENTO DI TANCREDI E CLORINDA / I HAVE NO STORIES TO TELL YOU
Testo / Noah
world premiere production
Lembit Beecher, composer
Hannah Moskovich, librettist
Gotham Chamber Opera / The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Neal Goren, conductor
Robin Guarino, stage director
26, 27 February 2014

MESSIAH
Tenor soloist
Apollo Chorus of Chicago
Symphony Center / Harris Theater
Stephen Alltop, conductor
7, 21 December 2013

FAUST
Faust
Opera Fort Collins
Wes Kenney, conductor
Brian Luedloff, stage director
31 May 2013

NYFOS NEXT
Mohammad Fairouz, curator
New York Festival of Song
“Epilogue”
Daniel Bernard Roumain, composer
30 April 2013

ELIOGABALO
Ensemble, Lenia cover
Gotham Chamber Opera
Neal Goren, conductor
James Marvel, stage director
Six performances, March 2013

CLEMENCY
world premiere co-production with Scottish Opera and Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Traveler
Boston Lyric Opera
David Agler, conductor
Andrew Eggert, stage director
6, 7, 9, 10 February 2013

LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR
Normanno, Edgardo cover
Arizona Opera
Steven White, conductor
Fenlon Lamb, stage director
12, 13, 14, 20, 21 October 2012

THE LAST SAVAGE
1st American Tailor
George Manahan, conductor
Ned Canty, stage director
The Santa Fe Opera
July – August 2011

FAUST
Faust cover
Frederic Chaslin, conductor
Stephen Lawless, stage director
The Santa Fe Opera
July – August 2011

WOZZECK
Andres cover
David Robertson, conductor
Daniel Slater, stage director
The Santa Fe Opera
July – August 2011

MOSE IN EGITTO
Mambre
Chicago Opera Theater
Leonardo Vordoni, conductor
Andrew Eggert, stage director
April 2010

THE GHOSTS OF VERSAILLES
Léon
Wexford Festival Opera
Michael Christie, conductor
Michael Shell and James Robinson, co-directors
October-November 2010

THE GHOSTS OF VERSAILLES
Léon
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
Michael Christie, conductor
James Robinson, director
May 2009

THE TALES OF HOFFMANN
Andrés
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis 
Stephen Lord, conductor
Renaud Doucet, stage director
April – May 2008

MACBETH
Malcolm
Dayton Opera
Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor
Michael Scarola, stage director
January 2008