Giorgio Germont La traviata
Alan Opie has appeared regularly with the Metropolitan Opera, La Scala,
Vienna Staatsoper, Bayerische Staatsoper, Deutsche Oper Berlin,
Glyndebourne Festival, Royal Opera House and English National Opera
where he was nominated for an Olivier Award for his performance of Falstaff.
Recent performances include Madam Butterfly (Royal Opera House); Candide
(Naples); Falstaff (Strasbourg; Washington); Rigoletto (Philadelphia; Sydney);
Tosca (Toronto); The Makropulos Case (La Scala); La traviata (Toronto;
San Diego). Other engagements include Beckmesser Die Meistersinger
(Bayreuth; Vienna; Munich; Turin; Amsterdam; ENO); Balstrode Peter Grimes
(Metropolitan Opera; Vienna; Paris; Santa Fe; ROH; Toronto; Saito Kinen
Festival Japan; Florence; Glyndebourne); Faninal Der Rosenkavalier (New
York; ROH; Paris; Amsterdam); La traviata (ENO; ROH; Berlin). Alan has
also performed with Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris and the opera companies of
Chicago, Los Angeles, Brussels and Oslo. He has made many recordings
including Grammy award-winning recordings of Beckmesser and Balstrode.
Future plans include The Death of Klinghoffer and The Merry Widow
(Metropolitan Opera); Peter Grimes (San Francisco Symphony). He was
awarded an OBE in the 2013 Queen’s Birthday Honours List.