Valentin in Faust and Harry Bailey in It’s a Wonderful Life. Previously: Count Almaviva in The Marriage of Figaro (2016);The Pilot in The Little Prince (2015, 2004);Marcello in La bohème (2012, 2008); Junius in The Rape of Lucretia (2012); performances of Sharpless in Madame Butterfly (2005, 2004); Gregorio in Romeo and Juliet (2005); Kinesias in Lysistrata (2005); Fiorello in The Barber of Seville (2004); Sciarrone in Tosca (2003). HGO Studio artist (2003–05).
About the Artist:
Joshua Hopkins, chosen by Opera News as one of 25 artists poised to become a major force in the coming decade, will return this season to Washington National Opera as Count Almaviva in The Marriage of Figaro conducted by James Gaffigan, and to the Canadian Opera Company as Papageno in The Magic Flute, conducted by Bernard Labadie. He will also make his role and house debut as the title character in Don Giovanni at Utah Opera and return to Santa Fe Opera as Dr. Falke in a new production of Die Fledermaus. Recent appearances include his house debut at Lyric Opera of Chicago as Tadeusz in The Passenger followed by a return engagement as Mercutio in Roméo et Juliette, Olivier in Capriccio at Santa Fe Opera; the title role in The Barber of Seville at the Canadian Opera Company; and Count Almaviva with Dallas Opera and the Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon.