William Dazeley

L'Ami La Chute de la maison Usher 

William Dazeley studied at Jesus College, Cambridge and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where he won several prizes. Engagements include Count Cherubin, Marcello La bohème, Guglielmo Così fan tutte, Anthony Sweeney Todd, Yeletsky Queen of Spades, Mercutio Romeo et Juliette, Figaro Il barbiere di Siviglia (Royal Opera House); Count Le nozze di Figaro, Figaro, title role Owen Wingrave (GTO); Figaro (Deutsche Staatsoper); Count, title role Don Giovanni (Deutsche Oper Berlin); Dr Faust (Salzburg Festival; Châtelet); Scherasmin Oberon, Captain von Trapp The Sound of Music (Châtelet); Zurga The Pearl Fishers (San Francisco Opera); Ferryman Curlew River (Edinburgh Festival); Papageno The Magic Flute (ENO); Count (WNO); Maximilian Candide (Teatro di San Carlo); Posa Don Carlos, Danilo The Merry Widow, Yeletsky, title role Don Giovanni, Mr Gedge Albert Herring (Opera North); title role Eugene Onegin (New Zealand Opera); Marcello (Hamburg State Opera); Father Hansel und Gretel (Glyndebourne; Garsington); Enrico Maria de Rohan (Buxton); Eisenstein Die Fledermaus (Bolshoi); Harasta Cunning Little Vixen (Glyndebourne); Adès’s Totentanz (Warsaw); world premieres including Jesus in Birtwistle’s The Last Supper (Deutsche Staatsoper; Glyndebourne); Hosokawa’s Hanjo (Aix-en-Provence; La Monnaie). Engagements this season include Die Fledermaus (Bolshoi); Ferryman (Opéra de Lyon); Usher The Fall of the House of Usher (Göttingen Festival).