Vain Man/Snake in The Little Prince.
About the Artist:
New York native John Kapusta,a specialist in character tenor roles, is making his HGO debut. He recently made his Carnegie Hall debut as Lord Cecil in Roberto Devereux with the Opera Orchestra of New York (Eve Queler, conductor) and last season made his company debut with Washington National Opera as the Vain Man/Snake in The Little Prince. Other recent appearances include the Dance Master in Ariadne auf Naxos (directed by Francesca Zambello and conducted by Kathleen Kelly) and as Reverend McMillan in the premiere of a revised version of Tobias Picker and Gene Scheer’s An American Tragedy (directed by Peter Kazaras and conducted by George Manahan)at the Glimmerglass Festival. Other roles include Don Eusebio in Opportunity Makes the Thief, Monostatos in The Magic Flute,andSellem in The Rake’s Progress. He was a national semifinalist in the 2014 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.