About the artist:
HGO Studio alumnus Norman Reinhardt has been seen at HGO as Tamino in The Magic Flute (2022), Tony in West Side Story (2018), Lensky in Eugene Onegin (2015), Ferrando in Così fan tutte and Cassio in Otello (both in 2014), Jacquino in Fidelio (2011), Lysander in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2009), Bénédict in Béatrice et Bénédict (2008), and Ernesto in Don Pasquale (2006), among others. In the 2021-22 season he appeared as Edgar Aubrey in Marschner’s Der Vampyr in Hannover and made his role debut as Erik in The Flying Dutchman with Opera Maine. Recent highlights include his debut as Alfonso in Violanta at Teatro Regio Torino, Pollione in Norma in Stuttgart, Adolar in Christof Loy’s new production of Euryanthe for Theater an der Wien, Lurcanio in Ariodante for Opéra de Monte-Carlo, and Flamand in Capriccio for Teatro Real. He also made his role debut as Števa in Katie Mitchell’s production of Jenůfa for Dutch National Opera. At the Festival Valle d’Itria, he made his debut as Achille in Manfroce’s rare opera Ecuba. As a member of the ensemble at Oper Leipzig, he extended his repertoire to include Alfredo in La traviata, Count Almaviva in The Barber of Seville, Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni, Tom Rakewell in The Rake’s Progress, and Tamino in The Magic Flute. Reinhardt made his debut at the Salzburg Whitsun Festival and at the Salzburg Festival as Tony alongside Cecilia Bartoli and conducted by Gustavo Dudamel. He sang his first Pollione with Bartoli at both the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées and at Festspielhaus Baden-Baden.