About the Artist:
Bryan Hymel previously appeared with HGO as Alfredo Germont in the company’s 2012 production of La traviata. A recipient of the 2013 Beverly Sills Award and the 2013 Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Opera, Hymel is a frequent guest of the most important opera houses worldwide, including The Metropolitan Opera, the Royal Opera House in London, Opéra national de Paris, Bavarian State Opera, Teatro alla Scala, Vienna State Opera, and San Francisco Opera. His signature roles include Alfredo, Énée in Les Troyens, Rodolfo in La bohème, Don José in Carmen, Duke of Mantua in Rigoletto, Faust in La Damnation de Faust, Henri in Les vêpres siciliennes, Arnold in Guillaume Tell, Pinkerton in Madame Butterfly, Romeo in Romeo and Juliet, Prince in Rusalka, and the title roles in Robert le diable and Don Carlo. In concert, he has appeared with London Symphony Orchestra, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Nashville Symphony, The Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, Jerusalem Symphony, and PKF—Prague Philharmonia. Hymel studied at the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia under Bill Schuman and was a participant in San Francisco Opera Center's Merola Program.