The Businessman in The Little Prince. Previously: Dr. Falke in Die Fledermaus (2014, 2013); Moralès in Carmen and Mr. Lindquist in A Little Night Music (2014); Counsel for the Plaintiff in Trial by Jury (2013); and the Wigmaker in Ariadne auf Naxos (2011).
About the Artist:
Wisconsin native Samuel Schultz made his HGO debut in 2011 as the Wigmaker in Ariadne auf Naxos and since then has performed Counsel for the Plaintiff in Trial by Jury, Mr. Lindquist in A Little Night Music, Moralès in Carmen, and Dr. Falke in Die Fledermaus. He will be featured on the world premiere recording of Gettysburg by William Bolcom. He made his Houston Symphony debut singing Ravel’s Don Quixote and L’heure espagnole (Ramiro). He sang La Cenerentola (Dandini)with Baltimore Concert Opera and The Rape of Lucretia (Junius) with Aspen Music Festival. He covered the role of Howie in the world premiere of Champion at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis and sang Berio’s rarely-performed Coro at the Lucerne Festival under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle. Schultz is an alumnus of the United States Senate Page Program and has sung for the United States Congress. He is a graduate of the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University.