This season, baritone Weston Hurt makes his debuts at the Virginia Opera as Ford in Falstaff and Opera Grand Rapids as Sharpless in Madama Butterfly, returns to the Dallas Opera as Frank in Die Tote Stadt, the Portland Opera as Enrico Lucia di Lammermoor, Port Opera (Maine) in the title role of Rigoletto and appears in concert with Dallas Symphony.

Recent opera engagements have included his role debut at the title role in Rigoletto with the Boston Youth Symphony, Germont in La Traviata at the Seattle Opera and Atlanta Opera, Ford at the Seattle Opera and Portland Opera, Sharpless at the Boston Lyric Opera, Lyric Opera of Kansas City, New York City Opera and the Atlanta Opera; Schaunard in La Bohéme at the Dallas Opera, Peter in Hansel and Gretel at the Portland Opera, Enrico at the Arizona Opera and the Austin Lyric Opera, the Count in Le nozze di Figaro at the Michigan Opera Theater, Frank in Die Tote Stadt at the New York City Opera, Baldassare in L’Arlesiana with the Opera Orchestra of New York, and a performance of Der ferne Klang with the American Symphony Orchestra in Avery Fisher Hall.



Rigoletto Rigoletto

Hansel and Gretel Hansel and Gretel

La Traviata La Traviata

Falstaff Falstaff

Madama Butterfly Madama Butterfly

La Boheme La Boheme

Lucia di Lammermoor Lucia di Lammermoor

Maria Stuarda Maria Stuarda

Die Voegel Die Voegel

Le nozze di Figaro Le nozze di Figaro


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