Morris  Robinson

Bass (United States)

HGO Appearances: Sarastro in The Magic Flute. Previously: Commendatore in Don Giovanni and Joe in Show Boat (2013).

About the Artist: A graduate of the Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, Morris Robinson made his debut at the Metropolitan Opera in Fidelio. He has since appeared there as Sarastro in The Magic Flute, Ferrando in Il trovatore, the King in Aida, and in roles in Nabucco, Tannhäuser, and new productions of Les Troyens and Salome. He has also appeared at the San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Dallas Opera, Boston Lyric Opera, Pittsburgh Opera, Opera Philadelphia, Seattle Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Cincinnati Opera, Boston Lyric Opera, Opera Theater of Saint Louis, Vancouver Opera, Wolf Trap Opera, Opera Australia, and the Aix-en-Provence Festival. His many roles include Osmin in The Abduction from the Seraglio, Ramfis in Aida, Zaccaria in Nabucco, Sparafucile in Rigoletto, Grand Inquisitor in Don Carlos, Timur in Turandot, the Bonze in Madame Butterfly, Padre Guardiano in La forza del destino, Ferrando in Il trovatore, and Fasolt in Das Rheingold. This season, he returns to Opera Philadelphia as the Grand Inquisitor in Don Carlos and to the Atlanta Opera in Rigoletto. 

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